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Master of Professional Accounting

Course code L97

This coursework Masters provides an opportunity for graduates whose first degree is in a discipline other than accounting, to undertake major studies in accounting and law.

This course will lead to the acquisition of accounting skills and knowledge, and fulfilment of the entry requirements of the accounting professional bodies.

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

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Course code

L97

Fees

Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $22,150

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Duration

2 years full-time or part-time equivalent

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Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

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Entry requirements

ECU admission and English language requirements apply.

See Course Entry for further information.

Course code

L97

CRICOS code

079124B

Fees

International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee AUD $26,950

See Fees and Scholarships for further information

Duration

2 years full-time or part-time equivalent

See Course Details for further information.

Availability & Campus

JO ML BU OL
Full-time
Part-time
JO - Joondalup BU - South West ML - Mount Lawley OL - Online

See Course Details for further information.

Course Entry

Admission requirements you'll need to meet for this course.

Course Details

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Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup

Semester 1: Study part-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup

Semester 2: Study part-time at Joondalup or Online

Semester availability

Semester 1: Study full-time at Joondalup

Semester 2: Study full-time at Joondalup

Course Structure

Year 1 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
ACC6010Accounting Concepts and Applications20
ECF6102Quantitative Skills for Business20
LAW6501Principles of Contract and Corporate Law in Business20
Year 1 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
ACC6015Corporate Accounting and Reporting20
ACC6020Accounting for Managerial Planning and Control20
ECF6110Business Finance20
Year 2 - Semester 1
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
ECF6105Economic Analysis for Business20
ACC6025Accounting Theory, Research and Practice20
LAW6300Principles of Taxation Law20
Year 2 - Semester 2
Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
ACC6030Auditing and Assurance Services20
ACC6035Contemporary Issues in Sustainability Accounting20
ACC6040Integrated Accounting Projects20

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For more detailed unit information for this course take a look at our Handbook. To organise your life for next semester visit the Semester timetable.

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Course notes

Important course notes

Professional Recognition

Accredited by: Institute of Public Accountants (IPA)

Students completing this course can access Associate level membership of the Institute of Public Accountants.

Accredited by: CPA Australia

Accredited by: Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)

Fees and Scholarships

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AUD $22,150 *

* Domestic fee paying - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

AUD $26,950 *

* International onshore - estimated 1st year indicative fee

The 'Estimated 1st year indicative fee' is provided as a guide only, based on a typical enrolment of students undertaking the first year of this course. At ECU, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee, so the total cost of your course will vary, depending on what units you choose. An indicative fee will be provided with your course offer, however you can use our Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you’ll need to pay. ECU fees are adjusted annually.

Scholarships

ECU has a scholarship program that provides many opportunities each year to students undertaking studies here.

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Career Opportunities

Graduates of the course will be equipped to work in a range of industries in Australia and abroad including, business, government and not-for-profit organisations in accounting, financial services and management positions. Management roles and activities undertaken by graduates include developing financial plans, conducting audits, advising company directors, shareholders and clients.

Possible future job titles

Director of Finance, Financial Controller and Support Manager, Tax Advisor, Senior Consultant, Accountant, Strategic Analyst, Chief Ratings Analyst, Global Investment Banker

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