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Gone are the days of punching numbers into a ledger or sliding beads on an abacus: modern business management relies critically on the work of skilled accounting graduates. With a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Murdoch University, you'll set yourself up to help guide strategic business decisions, lead best practice in your workplace and ensure that businesses prepare for the future.
You'll study maths, economics, business law, management, governance, finance and accounting processes, giving you a solid foundation from which to analyse the cash flow and financial position of a business - enabling you to help make important strategic decisions and guide the future of your business.
You'll delve deep into business operations, learning how businesses really work, with a focus on efficiency and good decision making - getting you ready for rewarding, challenging work across a variety of industries. You'll be needing more than a calculator with this business degree!
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
If you don't meet any of these academic entry requirements, Murdoch University offers several pathways, including the FlexiTrack university preparation program, to help you qualify for this course.
All students must satisfy Murdoch University's minimum English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.
In this accounting course, the subjects you may study include:
Plus your choice of general elective units.
In order to qualify for admission to membership of the professional accounting bodies (CPA Australia, ICAA and the IPA), students must complete the following two units, which can be taken in lieu of two general elective units:
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education or work experience meet certain criteria.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Murdoch University.
After you've completed this course, you'll have the opportunity to seek employment in a rage of roles across many industries.
Once you graduate, you'll also gain professional recognition from CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).
Curious about where a career in accounting could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for a HECS-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay annually for the units you choose to study in that year.
Murdoch University also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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