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Master of Accounting (Advanced)

MAcct(Adv)

160 cp

Minimum duration: 2 years full-time or equivalent part-time.

Course available at:
Brisbane, Queensland* (*not offered in 2011)
Melbourne, Victoria
Sydney (North Sydney), NSW

EFTSL value of units: All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

1. Admission Requirements1

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:

  1. Bachelor degree in any discipline; or
  2. Graduate Certificate in Accounting.

2. Requirement for Completion of the Degree

2.1 To qualify for the degree, a student must complete 160 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings.

2.2 An applicant who has completed the Graduate Certificate in Accounting, Graduate Diploma in Accounting or Master of Accounting or equivalent may be granted advanced standing.

3. Exit Points

A student who has completed the requirements prescribed for the Graduate Certificate in Accounting, Graduate Diploma in Accounting or Master of Accounting may exit from the course with the relevant award.

Schedule of Unit Offerings

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Prerequisite (Pre), co-requisite (Co) and incompatible (Inc) units are indicated in parentheses where applicable.

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
ACCT600 10 Accounting for Decision Making
ACCT601 10 Australian Auditing and Assurance Services (Pre: ACCT600 Accounting for Decision Making)
ACCT602 10 Accounting and Accountability (Pre: ACCT600 Accounting for Decision Making)
ACCT603 10 Accounting for Corporate Structures (Pre: ACCT600 Accounting for Decision Making)
ACCT604 10 Strategic Managerial Accounting (Pre: ACCT600 Accounting for Decision Making)
ACCT605 10 Strategic Resource Management (Pre: ACCT604 Strategic Managerial Accounting)
BAFN600 10 Finance and Quantitative Methods
BUSN601 30 Business Research Project (Co: MGMT617 Research Methods)
ECON600 10 Managerial Economics in a Global Environment
LEGL601 10 Commercial and Corporations Law
LEGL602 10 Taxation Law (Pre: LEGL601 Commercial and Corporations Law)
MGMT605 10 Strategic Management for Sustainability (Pre: 30 cp from units at Masters-level)
MGMT617 10 Research Methods
MGMT641 10 Organisational Dynamics and Behaviour


1A student must also comply with the Admission Rules.

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