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Diploma of Accounting - Bachelor of Commerce (Finance), Advanced Diploma

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Adelaide, Australia
The Diploma of Accounting leading to the Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) will help you improve your career prospects in your current accounting role, prepare for further studies or build on your existing accounting skills and maximise your employment opportunities in this field by completing specialist courses in tax, budgeting and financial performance and reporting.
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Uni Dual Offer Course

  • You will receive an offer to both TAFE SA and University, with the University offer being conditional on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification.
  • You can rest assured you have secured your University offer, pending successful completion of the TAFE SA award.
  • No further application will be required.
  • You will receive credit for TAFE SA studies allowing you to complete two awards dependant on the pathway selected.
  • If accepted, you will receive an offer to TAFE SA and-on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification-an offer to University with no further application required.

Employment Outcomes

Registered BAS agent, Licensed bookkeeper, Licensed tax agent, Senior financial clerk, Office manager, Accounts payable or accounts receivable officer, Financial accountant, Management accountant, Taxation accountant, Accounts receivable officer, Payroll officer. This qualification includes units that comprise an approved Tax Practitioner Board (TPB) course in Australian taxation law and commercial law, which are relevant for registration as a tax agent.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Implement and maintain internal control procedures
  • Manage budgets and forecasts
  • Prepare financial reports for corporate entities
  • Prepare legally compliant tax returns for individuals
  • Provide financial and business performance information
  • Provide management accounting information
  • Apply economic principles to work in the financial services industry
  • Apply legal principles in commercial and property law
  • Apply legal principles in corporation law
  • Apply legal principles in corporations and trusts law
  • Apply legal principles in property law matters

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access VET Student Loans will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1464 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4408 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    1464 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4408 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
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  • 4,408 - 5,244 AUD

Living costs for Adelaide

  • 1328 - 2480 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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