Bachelor of Business

with a major in Accounting and Financial Planning – Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

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Selected major: Accounting and Financial Planning

This major invites you to dive into finance, preparing you for a varied career with multiple options across the accounting and finance sector. You’ll cover topics such as personal and commercial accounting, forensic accounting, an overview of business law, and a sound understanding of ethical principles and the relevant ethical issues connected to managing clients and their finances.

This major meets the educational requirements of the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) and is accredited by the Financial Planning Education Council (FPEC). It is also accredited by the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and CPA Australia. It is also approved by the Financial Advisers Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA), ensuring you’ll learn the skills needed to enter the financial planning industry with confidence.

 

The Bachelor of Business is designed to equip you with core skills and knowledge in business, management and operations to prepare you for roles in modern organisations.

Select a major area of specialisation and combine it with your other studies to become an entrepreneurial thinker, innovator and learn to find opportunity where others cannot.

The course links theoretical and practical knowledge needed to operate effectively in diverse settings such as not-for-profits, government, small business and corporations.

Build up your CV with real industry experience while you study through our Work Integrated Learning programs, which are a guaranteed part of all our bachelor degrees and can include placements, internships or industry-linked projects. In this degree, in the Industry Consulting Project (BSB30024), you’ll team up with other students to work on a real project briefed to you by an industry partner.

 

International Business major

This major is only available in conjunction with Swinburne's offshore partner institutions FPT Vietnam and INTI Malaysia, or at Swinburne Sarawak campus. Students must start their study at one of these locations and are able to transfer to Hawthorn and complete this major onshore.

Every international student application is considered for a scholarship
Whether you’re living in Australia or overseas, you’re automatically considered for a scholarship of up to 75% off your course fees. Please check our updated entry requirements.  

Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 1 March 2021
  • Semester 2 - 2 August 2021

Duration

3 Year/s

Full-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400235103 (IFP)
  • 3400235101 (CSP)

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law

CRICOS code

088382J


Fees

A$31360 (annual for 2021)*

The indicative course fees shown in Course Search apply to international students for the relevant year only. They are based on a standard study load per year. However, please note that fees are assessed according to a student's study load in each semester, and variation to study load will result in an adjustment to tuition fees. All fees are subject to annual review and may be adjusted.

International students in Australia who hold student visas are required to study full-time and on campus. Courses that are taught entirely online are only available to international students studying outside Australia or those in Australia who are not on a student visa. Online courses are not available to international students in Australia who hold a student visa.