In this course, you will undertake qualitative and quantitative research projects that are team-based, praxis-oriented and closely aligned to industry.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 1 year in accelerated mode or 18 months (with study over three semesters) or part-time equivalent.
Accounting is an integral part of the management and governance of any enterprise. It acts as a decision-making aid by providing the information necessary for planning, control and performance evaluation. The stakeholders of an entity rely on accounting information to assist in a variety of decisions including the acquisition or sale of shares, lending of funds and the provision of services or goods.
In this course, you will undertake qualitative and quantitative research projects that are team-based, praxis-oriented and closely aligned to industry. Industry partners range from those in the government sector and mining resources industry to accounting firms, IT service firms and real estate companies.
You will be taught by experts in the field, benefiting from their real-world industry experience. Our teaching faculty have won teaching excellence awards, secured grant funding from CPA Australia, published journal articles and have active involvement in the industry.
This course is recognised professionally by CPA Australia, Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and Institute of Public Accountants (IPA).
This course is aimed at students from any discipline seeking to acquire an accredited accounting qualification.
- Perth Campus or external
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- School of Business and Governance
- Master of Professional Accounting (MPA)
Each course has a core set of units that must be completed for you to graduate. In addition to these core units you are free to choose other units, called general electives, to create your own course.
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We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
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