Australian Taxation Law

Qualification: Postgraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 12 weeks
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Awarded by: RMIT University
Course Unit A course unit is a single subject offered as part of a program of study, but can be completed individually. You may receive Recognition of Prior Learning for studying this unit.

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About this unit

The online Australian Tax Law unit available through OUA and RMIT University provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue further taxation studies in the Juris Doctor.

Students who complete the unit will further develop their legal skills in reading, understanding and applying complex and dynamic legislation, case materials and taxation rulings.

You will develop the skills to analyse legal problems and build upon the skills previously developed in the OJD110 Introduction to the Australian Legal System and Legal Methods unit.

Critical to your career development you will be able to appreciate how changes in taxation law may affect business practice and the provision of your advice.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this unit, you must have completed the following unit before starting this unit, or currently be enrolled; or enrol into the following unit to study at the same time:

  • Introduction to the Australian Legal System and Legal Methods

In order to enrol in this unit, you must be accepted into the Juris Doctor course.

Areas of study

In this Australian Taxation Law, the topics will be provided in your study materials.

Course pathways

This unit is an approved elective in the following course:

  • Juris Doctor, RMIT University

Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

The unit plays a vital role in professional development of lawyers and other business professionals such as financial planners, who need to keep abreast of continually changing laws and be in a position to provide clients with appropriate advice.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Australian Taxation Law from RMIT University.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees. 

 

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-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).

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