36 months
21952 AUD/year
14496 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Business: Accounting and Finance Major at Swinburne Online will help students master the core skills and knowledge in the fields of business, management and operations in order to succeed in roles in modern organisations.

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The Bachelor of Business: Accounting and Finance Major at Swinburne Online will help students gain the skills to analyse investments, source foreign exchange deals and analyse and communicate the financial situation of an organisation. Additionally, students learn about risk management and business investment.

Career opportunities

  • Financial analyst

Analyses the economic conditions along with business financials to determine its performance and make recommendations for the future.

  • Tax analyst

Evaluates company operating information and recommend strategies on tax.

  • Accounts officer

Monitors and processes business payments and expenditure.

  • Management accountant

Provide financial, compliance and strategic support to a business.

  • Treasury roles

Focuses on cash management, corporate finance and financial risk management within a business.

What you will learn

  • Financial management: Examine the fundamentals of corporate finance.
  • Management accounting: Apply management accounting techniques to solve a range of business problems.
  • Analysis for competitive advantage: Examine the role of management accounting in supporting strategy development and implementation.
  • Banking operations: Examine the development, regulation and deregulation of the Australian financial market, and how changes have corresponded to changes in economic thought.
  • International trade: Apply theoretical concepts to current issues in international trade and finance analysis.
  • Management of investment portfolios: Apply investment knowledge in allocating assets to a portfolio.


This course is accredited by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), Certified Practicing Accounts (CPA) Australia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Information for Decision Making
  • Financial Information Systems
  • Management Accounting for Planning and Control
  • Company Accounting
  • Taxation
  • Accounting Theory
  • Analysis for Competitive Advantage
  • Auditing
  • Industry Consulting Project
  • Advanced Innovative Business Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


24 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements


Non-Year 12 entry

  • Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification (including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees and degrees). Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may also apply.
  • Students admitted to the course with prior tertiary studies that satisfy part of the academic requirements of this course may be eligible for academic credit.

Year 12 entry

  • Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or its equivalent, such as an interstate or international Year 12 qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21952 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21952 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    14496 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14496 AUD per year during 36 months.


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