Bachelor On Campus

Business - Accounting

La Trobe University

36 months
35800 AUD/year
12523 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Business - Accounting offered at La Trobe University provides you with valuable business, communication, research, problem-solving and teamwork skills to take the next step in your business career.  


Studying Business - Accounting offered at La Trobe University You'll also be able to pursue advanced subjects in management, marketing, finance and economics.

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.

Career outcomes

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.
  • Auditor
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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Big Ideas in Business
  • Fundamentals of Finance
  • Accounting for Management Decisions 
  • Analysing Business Data
  • Accounting and Information Systems
  • Investigating Economic Issues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 075225G 

Subject 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).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    35800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35800 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    12523 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12523 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Commonwealth Supported Place 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Business - Accounting
La Trobe University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!