• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
The Bachelor of Business: Accounting and Financial Planning 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.

About

The Bachelor of Business: Accounting and Financial Planning Major at Swinburne Online will prepare you for a varied career in the accounting and financial planning industry, including financial management, retirement planning and financial planning. You’ll learn about commercial and personal accounting as well as the theoretical components of business, finance and commerce law.

Career opportunities

  • Financial Planner

    Develop financial strategies for individuals or organisations and assist clients with complex decision to protect and grow their wealth.

  • Business Analyst

    Analyzes an organisation or business domain and documents its business, processes or systems.

  • Entrepreneur

Lead your own company by innovating and implementing new ideas across your business.

  • Finance Specialist

Help your clients grow their wealth through investment and targeted growth.

  • Public Relations Officer

Develop and implement communication strategies to promote information about an organisation ot the public.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), Certified Practicing Accounts (CPA) Australia and is approved by the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Duration description
      3 years full time or equivalent part time
  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Information Systems
  • Management Accounting for Planning and Control
  • Company Accounting
  • Taxation
  • Accounting Theory
  • Auditing
  • Industry Consulting Project
  • Advanced Innovative Business Practice
  • Learning and Communicating for Innovative Business Practice
  • Economic Principles

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

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

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20724 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 62160 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    10956 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32874 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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