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What will I learn?

Accounting is a key management tool for business planning, monitoring and control that can create a range of career opportunities in government and in business, management and finance across a multitude of industries. Through a combination of required units and electives, students will gain requisite knowledge and skills in many areas of Accounting and related fields. As students develop an understanding of accounting principles and practices, they explore the relationship between accounting, finance and economics, the law, management and marketing. Students also have the opportunity of selecting four elective units, so as to tailor the degree to individual needs.

Subject to any course credits applied, students completing this course will satisfy the educational requirements for admission to the major professional accounting bodies of CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Study requirements: 4 units per trimester with a minimum of 8 units per year. Trimesters 1 and 2 are compulsory study periods for all continuing students.

Assessments:

  • Written assessments
  • Group projects
  • Oral presentations
  • Examinations

Course Structure

The course consists of 24 units: 10 core units, 10 Accounting specialisation units and 4 elective units from other specialisations.

CRICOS

074601G

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$15,920.00 (8,62,405) per year
Tuition Fee per trimester: AUD $7,960; Total tuition fee: AUD $47,760; Enrolment Fee (non-refundable): AUD $250
Start date

1 November 2021

Venue

Melbourne Campus

Level 10, 350 Queen Street,

MELBOURNE,

Victoria,

3000, MELBOURNE, Australia

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
A$15,920.00 (8,62,405) per year
Tuition Fee per trimester: AUD $7,960; Total tuition fee: AUD $47,760; Enrolment Fee (non-refundable): AUD $250
Start date

1 November 2021

Venue

Kent Institute Australia

Sydney Campus,

Level 11, 10 Barrack Street,

SYDNEY,

New South Wales,

2000, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

All applicants must have a formal qualification considered equivalent to an Australian Year 12. Be a minimum 18 years of age prior to course commencement. International Baccalaureate (IB): International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB) with a minimum score of 20 out of 45. English Language Proficiency: IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall score with no band less than 5.5 or equivalent; PTE Academic (Pearson’s): Overall score of 50 (with 42 or more in all communicative scores); TOEFL IBT (Internet based): Overall score of 60 (Writing/Speaking of 18+ and Reading/Listening of 12+); Cambridge CAE & CPE: 169+.

For international students

All applicants must:

  • Have a formal qualification considered equivalent to an Australian Year 12
  • Be a minimum 18 years of age prior to course commencement

Applicants with Higher Education Study

Applicants who have undertaken any higher education study, within the last ten years since leaving school, may be eligible for admission to a Kent course with credit transfers (advanced standing).

Applicants with Vocational Education and Training (VET) Study

Applicants who have undertaken any VET study within the last ten years since leaving school may be eligible for admission to a Kent course with credit transfers (advanced standing).

Entry pathways

  • Certificate IV in Marketing and Communication
  • Certificate IV in Business
  • Diploma of Marketing and Communication
  • Diploma of Project Management
  • Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • Advanced Diploma of Marketing and Communication
  • Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • Advanced Diploma of Program Management

English language proficiency

IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall score with no band less than 5.5 or equivalent; PTE Academic (Pearson) - Overall score of 50 (with 42 or more in all communicative scores); TOEFL IBT (Internet based) - Overall score of 60 (Writing/Speaking of 18+ and Reading/Listening of 12+); Cambridge CAE & CPE - 169+

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Pathways options

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