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A bachelor’s degree is a four-year undergraduate degree and is the standard for higher education throughout most of the world. Bachelor’s degrees can be earned at state universities, at private universities, at community colleges and via online universities.

BSc in Accounting and Finance program develops professional accredited to practice in the accounting and financial sectors. These are skilled and knowledgeable individuals who can work in various professions like investment analysis and management, investment banking, accountancy and financial firms among other related professions.

Australia education is mainly the responsibility of the government. The government fully funds the public university education while it partially funds the private university education. Australia being an English-spoken country, most of students from countries whose english is the first language often loves studying in this country

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Bachelor of Business in Accounting

Avondale College of Higher Education
Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Cooranbong + 1 more

Whether your passion is accounting, human resources, marketing, or a combination of these, a Bachelor of Business will help you to open doors to a wide range of career opportunities. [+]

Best Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Australia 2017. Bachelor of Business in Accounting Course Overview In today’s competitive marketplace, an Avondale business degree will put you one step ahead of the rest. Whether your passion is accounting, human resources, marketing, or a combination of these, a Bachelor of Business will help you to open doors to a wide range of career opportunities. The degree is designed to teach you the business essentials such as how to be an effective leader, market a product, budget, and sell your ideas. You will also explore how the economy functions and what it entails to manage your own business, giving you a strong understanding of business practice and strategy. Accounting Major Overview Avondale’s accounting program is designed to prepare you for the workplace with the necessary skills, experience and discipline. You will learn about financial reporting, business finance, corporate law, and how to make well calculated decisions in every circumstance. Course Code 4350 Course Duration Three years full-time (or part-time equivalent) Study Mode On-Campus Accreditation The Bachelor of Business course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA). The Avondale Business School’s Accounting program is accredited with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and CPA Australia. Graduates who major in Accounting are eligible for graduate admission to CPA and the ICA. Careers Accounts Clerk, Auditor, CPA (Certified Practising Accountant) or CA (Chartered Accountant), and Chief Financial Officer [-]

Bachelor of Business

Avondale College of Higher Education
Campus Full time Part time 3 years January 2017 Australia Cooranbong + 1 more

In today’s competitive marketplace, an Avondale business degree will put you one step ahead of the rest. Whether your passion is accounting, human resources, marketing, or a combination of these, a Bachelor of Business will help you... [+]

Bachelor of Business (BBus) Course Overview In today’s competitive marketplace, an Avondale business degree will put you one step ahead of the rest. Whether your passion is accounting, human resources, marketing, or a combination of these, a Bachelor of Business will help you to open doors to a wide range of career opportunities. The degree is designed to teach you the business essentials such as how to be an effective leader, market a product, budget, and sell your ideas. You will also explore how the economy functions and what it entails to manage your own business, giving you a strong understanding of business practice and strategy. Areas of Study Accounting, Marketing, or Human Resource Management Course Code 4350 Course Duration Three years full-time (or part-time equivalent) Study Mode On-Campus Accreditation The Bachelor of Business course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA). The Avondale Business School’s Accounting program is accredited with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and CPA Australia. Graduates who major in Accounting are eligible for graduate admission to CPA and the ICA. [-]

Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance)

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Combine a strong foundation in business with a double major in accounting and finance through this course. You'll graduate with a professionally accredited major in accounting as well as knowledge and skills in corporate finance, international finance, risk management and investment and portfolio management. [+]

Best Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Australia 2017. Combine a strong foundation in business with a double major in accounting and finance through this course. You'll graduate with a professionally accredited major in accounting as well as knowledge and skills in corporate finance, international finance, risk management and investment and portfolio management. Over three years, you'll learn key business principles, build an understanding of accounting systems, develop the skills for good decision-making, understand how to plan and control business finances, and gain an appreciation of sustainability issues and entrepreneurship. Our close connections to business and industry partners including Deloitte, PwC and ANZ Bank will help you build your professional network while you study. English Language Requirements IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - a minimum overall score of 550 with a score of 5 or more in the Test of Written English; TOEFL Internet-based Test - a minimum overall score of 60 with a minimum for SLR 18; W 22; Satisfactory completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B (EFS5 UG minimum 60 per cent) which is available from La Trobe Melbourne. La Trobe Melbourne; for more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website; La Trobe Melbourne Foundation Studies: 60 per cent final result in a course; English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0. Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): a minimum score of 57 with no communicative skill score less than 50. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a pass grade of C or higher; Or approved international equivalent. Academic entry requirements LTM Foundation Studies - 60 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2014 (indicative only) - 50 International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE - 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 7.5 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website If you do not meet these entry requirements you might be interested in La Trobe's Foundation Studies and Diploma Programs, which provide an alternative pathway to La Trobe's undergraduate programs. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition Once you graduate, you'll be eligible to join professional bodies like CPA Australia, the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA), the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Career opportunities Our graduates have found work in companies like BHP Billiton, Imarex and Accenture Australia as financial analysts, derivatives brokers and consultants. [-]

Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Get an internationally accredited accounting qualification while building your own specialisation in a business discipline with this degree. [+]

Get an internationally accredited accounting qualification while building your own specialisation in a business discipline with this degree. In your first year you'll be introduced to a range of business disciplines such as economics, finance and marketing. You'll also complete the first subject of your accounting major. Through this major, you'll build detailed knowledge of financial and management accounting, accounting information systems and auditing. You'll also develop project management skills and an awareness of ethics, human rights, sustainability and public policy, preparing you for careers in areas like taxation, financial management, forensic accounting and business consulting. The final years of your degree will prepare you for direct entry into the professional year of study required for recognition by CPA Australia or Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Alongside these core studies, you can choose from electives including study tours, internships and languages. You'll have the option to complete these electives overseas at one of our partner universities, which include top business schools such as the University of Innsbruck and the Berlin School of Economics. English Language Requirements IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - a minimum overall score of 550 with a score of 5 or more in the Test of Written English; TOEFL Internet-based Test - a minimum overall score of 60 with a minimum for SLR 18; W 22; Satisfactory completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B (EFS5 UG minimum 60 per cent) which is available from La Trobe Melbourne. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website; La Trobe Melbourne Foundation Studies: 60 per cent final result in a course; English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0. Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): a minimum score of 57 with no communicative skill score less than 50. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a pass grade of C or higher; or approved international equivalent. Academic entry requirements LTM Foundation Studies - 60 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2015 (indicative only) - Melbourne: 50.2, Bendigo: 50.4, Albury-Wodonga: N/A, Mildura: 51.65, Shepparton: N/A International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE - 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 7.5 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website If you do not meet these entry requirements you might be interested in La Trobe's Foundation Studies and Diploma Programs, which provide an alternative pathway to La Trobe's undergraduate program. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition The final years of your degree will prepare you for direct entry into the professional year of study required for recognition by CPA Australia or the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Career opportunities Many company directors and managers began their careers as accounting graduates, and accountants continue to play a key role in organisational strategy and management. You could go on to build a career in finance, mining and resources, manufacturing or even the education sector. [-]

Bachelor of Accounting

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Accredited by CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and international bodies, it develops your business skills along with an awareness of ethics, human rights, sustainability and public policy issues. [+]

Best Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Australia 2017. This course offers more than just an accounting qualification. Accredited by CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and international bodies, it develops your business skills along with an awareness of ethics, human rights, sustainability and public policy issues. In first year you'll be introduced to business disciplines including accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing and statistics, and start your in-depth studies of contemporary issues in accounting. To ensure our course content and curriculum are up-to-date, we work closely with global corporations like Deloitte and PwC. In addition to completing an eight-subject major in accounting, you can also complete a second major from areas within the Business School, two minors, or up to eight elective subjects. For example, you might choose to complete a second major in financial planning or management, or minor in forensic accounting or corporate finance. Your elective choices can include study tours, internships and languages, and you can choose to complete these electives overseas at one of our partner universities. We have connections with top business schools including the University of Innsbruck and the Berlin School of Economics. English Language Requirements Successful completion of English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B certificate at undergraduate (EFS5 (60%) UG) level conducted by La Trobe Melbourne; for more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - a minimum overall score of 550 with a score of 5 or more in the Test of Written English; TOEFL Internet-based Test - a minimum overall score of 60 with a minimum for SLR 18; W 22; La Trobe Melbourne Foundation Studies: 60 per cent final result in a course; English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0. Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): a minimum score of 57 with no communicative skill score less than 50. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a pass grade of C or higher; or approved international equivalent. Academic entry requirements LTM Foundation Studies - 65 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2015 (indicative only) - Melbourne: 70.5 International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE - 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 8 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website If you do not meet these entry requirements you might be interested in La Trobe's Foundation Studies and Diploma Programs, which provide an alternative pathway to La Trobe's undergraduate program. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition This course has been accredited by CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA). Graduates are eligible for membership to either professional accounting bodies or with other professional groups such as the National Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in London. Career opportunities Once you graduate, you can work in fields such as auditing, taxation and management consulting. Many of our graduates have risen to high-level positions as company directors in commercial organisations as well as in the public sector. [-]

Bachelor of Accounting

Melbourne Polytechnic
Campus Full time 3 years February 2017 Australia Melbourne

This course has been developed to meet the growing demand for business professionals with qualifications in the areas of accounting and sustainable business. It is ideal for those wishing to combine a mainstream accounting course with a sustainability and environmental management focus. [+]

This course has been developed to meet the growing demand for business professionals with qualifications in the areas of accounting and sustainable business. It is ideal for those wishing to combine a mainstream accounting course with a sustainability and environmental management focus. Interested in sustainability and environmental practices and also want an accounting career? Melbourne Polytechnic's Bachelor of Accounting has been developed in consultation with industry, government, accounting professional bodies and universities to meet the growing demand for business professionals qualified in the areas of accounting and sustainable business. The course includes fundamental Accounting subjects covering general accounting, corporate accounting, management accounting, auditing and taxation and financial management whilst at the same time providing a focus on environmental sustainability through subjects such as Introduction to Sustainability Studies, Environmental Law and Environmental Economics and Policy. Specialist topics include: sustainability environmental law environmental economics environmental policy. Employment outcomes include: general accounting taxation auditing business consulting management sustainable business management sustainable auditing. The Bachelor of Accounting is a Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) accredited degree. Students who successfully complete an Associate Degree of Accounting are eligible to be accepted directly into the Bachelor of Accounting. Professional Membership: Opportunities exist for graduates to apply for membership with CPA Australia, ICA and IPA. Please contact the CPA, ICA and IPA for further information on membership requirements. International Students Entrance Requirements Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher. English Language: Academic IELTS 6.0 overall or recognised equivalency. Much like choosing a course, every student’s circumstances are different when it comes time for tuition fees and we can guide you through the fee structure. Each course page will outline specific fees, or visit the Local Student fees page or International Student fees page for more information. [-]

Bachelor of Accounting

Charles Sturt University
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years January 2017 Australia Albury + 1 more

CSU's Bachelor of Accounting will provide you with the analytical, communication and leadership skills you need to become a sought-after business professional. Whatever industry you'd like to work in and wherever you'd like to live, our Bachelor of Accounting can take you there. [+]

Best Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Australia 2017. Accountants are global citizens who hold many of the most dynamic and influential positions in the world. That's because every organisation, in every industry - from agriculture to mining, from global finance to not-for-profit - relies on innovative people who can solve complex business problems. CSU's Bachelor of Accounting will provide you with the analytical, communication and leadership skills you need to become a sought-after business professional. Whatever industry you'd like to work in and wherever you'd like to live, our Bachelor of Accounting can take you there. Our flexible and professionally accredited program is offered full-time and part-time on campus, or you can study online from anywhere in the world. Night classes are available at our Albury-Wodonga Campus. Depending on your study background, CSU offers a range of pathways and credit for prior learning, including TAFE / VET qualifications. Why study this course? Our Bachelor of Accounting is a flexible online or on campus qualification with guaranteed entry pathways from Diploma in Accounting (VET) qualifications Gain a nationally recognised qualification in a highly regarded profession CSU’s emphasis on structured work placements and work-integrated assessment tasks gives you the competitive edge over other universities’ graduates. You can use work placement to gain experience in a business where you’d like to work, or take on a different role with your current employer to develop new skills Want to see the world? An accounting qualification can take you almost anywhere, from large multi-national firms in overseas cities to smaller employers in regional Australia. You won't just learn accounting as you study — you will live it: our student accountants undertake a structured work placement of 100 hours in their time at CSU. All our subjects feature work-integrated learning and assessment and, as a result, our job-ready accounting graduates have exceptionally high employment rates. You can add another string to your bow: CSU's flexible program of study gives you room to specialise in a second discipline. Why not enhance your accounting qualification by also studying economics, finance, human resource management, marketing or even psychology? You can come to us or we can come to you: as well as having campuses across regional New South Wales, CSU is one of Australia’s largest and most experienced online higher education providers. Our on campus and online classes offer personal engagement and support from dedicated professional educators. CSU also gives you the opportunity to graduate sooner by offering select subjects in Session 3. You gain a passport to seek globally recognised professional qualifications: our accounting degree is accredited by CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Graduating with us demonstrates your capacity to become a Chartered Accountant or Certified Practising Accountant and join worldwide networks of accountants. Credit pathways Students who have completed a Diploma of Accounting at any TAFE or private college in Australia may receive guaranteed entry to the Bachelor of Accounting and may be eligible for subject credits. You should check with faculty staff to determine your exact credit entitlements prior to enrolment. Career opportunities Career opportunities for accounting graduates are extraordinarily diverse and extend far beyond private practice. Accountants are leaders and problem solvers in numerous industries across the globe. You could work in: public practice: auditing, business advisory services, taxation, management consulting, insolvency and corporate recovery, information technology or external reporting commerce and industry: management accounting, budget planning and control, taxation planning, information systems design, electronic data processing, financial accounting and financial management, internal auditing, policy formulation, strategic planning, team research, product planning and marketing government, semi-government and non-profit organisations: financial accountability, budgeting and performance measurement, accounting control systems, policy formulation, price surveillance, cost-benefit analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis. Accounting qualifications are also highly sought after in the community. Beyond your usual day job, you could contribute your expertise to a local community organisation in a Board or Committee position, or another worthy cause close to your heart. Credit and pathways Applicants who have successfully completed a relevant Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma at TAFE may be eligible for credit of up to four subjects (Certificate IV), up to eight subjects (Diploma) or up to 12 subjects (Advanced Diploma) into this course. Credit for prior learning or study at other higher education institutions will be assessed as part of the application process and will be granted to eligible applicants. Admission information Indicative ATAR 65.00 Standard CSU, UAC and VTAC admission requirements for undergraduate courses apply. International applicants must meet the CSU admission requirements in terms of English language requirements. [-]