ACC30005 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Online, Sarawak Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning. For Online unit delivery, learning is conducted exclusively online.

2021 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

2 Aug 21 - 31 Oct 21

7 Dec 21

Last self enrolment:
15 Aug 21

31 Aug 21

Last withdraw without fail:
17 Sep 21

More teaching periods

Swinburne Online

Teaching Period 2

5 Jul 21 - 3 Oct 21

26 Oct 21

Last self enrolment:
18 Jul 21

30 Jul 21

Last withdraw without fail:
20 Aug 21


125 Credit Points

Aims and objectives

At the completion of this unit students are expected to have a basic understanding of the Income Tax Assessment Acts 1936 and 1997 as amended, the Fringe Benefit Tax Assessment Act 1986 together with those Acts which are complementary to the Assessment Acts.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Describe the key administrative components of the Australian taxation system and the basic principles of Australian income tax , fringe benefit tax and goods and services taxation legislation
2. Analyse, discuss and resolve issues relating to the determination of assessable income and allowable deductions
3. Explain taxation law that relates to the taxation of individuals and companies
4. Explain taxation law that relates to the taxation of partnerships, trusts and superannuation funds
5. Work collaboratively to analyse and communicate solutions to practical problems and case studies