Studying Accounting at La Trobe University You'll learn:
- Financial and management accounting
Recognise and apply the accounting principles that govern the preparation, presentation and communication of accounting information.
Understand concepts involved in the auditing process and integrate them with practical applications.
Examine Commonwealth income tax legislation and the implications of income tax on individuals and businesses.
- Business law
Investigate the core principles of contract and consumer protection law, property law and negligence.
- Economics and finance
Learn a variety of economic concepts and how they're applied in business and policy-making.
Explore the relationship between businesses, financial systems and the wider world.
- We work closely with global corporations like Deloitte and PwC to ensure our course content and curriculum are up-to-date.
- Participate in accounting work placements and study tours.
Graduates will be well placed to find employment in a range of roles that include:
- Financial accountant
- Analyse and manage the accounting records and financial statements of businesses to ensure consistency with reporting standards.
- Tax accountant
- Examine taxes owed and prepare tax returns that comply with reporting and payment requirements.
- Perform audits and provide an opinion on the accuracy of the company's financial statements.
- Financial manager
- Provide management with financial advice and formulate business and budget plans.
- Forensic accountant
- Carry out forensic analysis on financial data and identify potential fraud or business revenue loss.
The Bachelor of Accounting is accredited by CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
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- Fundamentals of Finance
- Accounting for Management Decisions
- Economic Issues and Public Policy
- Analysing Business Data
- Accounting and Information Systems
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- Apply before , National
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DisciplinesAccounting View 62 other Masters in Accounting in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 066343JSubject prerequisites
- VCE: Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.
- HSC: One of English Standard, English Advanced (Band 2), English as an Additional Language or Dialect (Band 3).
International34200 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 34200 AUD per year during 36 months.
National11155 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11155 AUD per year during 36 months.
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