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Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) University of South Australia Online (UniSA Online)

Australia

Course info

Summary

As a University of South Australia graduate, you can be confident this is a globally competitive degree respected internationally for its quality and relevance to industry.

We work closely with industry and peak professional bodies to ensure that your studies are relevant and respected in the workplace.

As a graduate, you’ll be eligible for membership with CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the global Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Association of International Accountants (AIA), and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).

The Business Career Mentor Program helps you build your industry networks and your career. In 2016 we matched over 190 students with business mentors who gained valuable insight from business professionals. The six-month program is offered online and runs from March every year.

Our Centre for Sustainability Governance looks at the practicalities of sustainability from a business perspective, bringing together economists, accountants and finance specialists from a range of backgrounds.

What you'll learn

You will start with core courses in business. These will give you a solid grounding in important areas including:

  • accounting and quantitative methods for business
  • business law, finance, business intelligence and data management
  • economics and marketing principles

You’ll then move into your accounting specialisation, learning skills such as:

  • financial and management accounting
  • taxation and company law
  • auditing
  • sustainability accounting
  • global and contemporary accounting issues
  • strategic financial analysis

Your career

From corporate accounting to government and not-for-profit – there are a variety of career paths available, across all industries. Depending on your interests, you can also choose to specialise in tax, healthcare and environmental accounting. Accounting can also serve as a launching pad for careers in business, consulting, law, education, government, and small-to-medium businesses.

To become a fully qualified accountant you need to be Chartered Accountant (CA) or Certified Practising Accounting) CPA qualified. University of South Australia Online graduates will be eligible to undertake the CA or CPA program. While you can commence working in an accounting role with an undergraduate degree, employers highly regard professionals with a CA and CPA qualification.

A University of South Australia Online Accounting degree can help you pursue the following careers:

  • Practising accountant
  • Tax accountant and advisor
  • Forensic accounting
  • Business advisor
  • Assurance/risk consultant
  • Insolvency and reconstruction
  • Management accountant

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting).

Online/Distance (3 years full-time)

Tuition fees

A$23,000.00 (11,31,347) per year

This fee refers to per 1.0 EFTSL

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

From

23-Sep-19

Venue

University of South Australia Online

City West Campus,

North Terrace,

CITY WEST CAMPUS,

South Australia,

5000, ADELAIDE, Australia

Entry requirement for international students

Applicants are required to meet one of the following criteria with a competitive result:
Higher education study: Successfully completed equivalent to a minimum of half a year of full-time study of a higher education program at a recognised higher education provider OR
Vocational Education and Training (VET): Complete an award from a registered training organisation at Certificate IV or above OR
Work and life experience: Passed a University of South Australia Online literacy and numeracy test and have relevant work experience, or Completed a University of South Australia Foundations Studies program or equivalent, or Qualify for Special Entry OR
Recent secondary education: Completed a secondary education qualification equivalent to SACE, such as an interstate year 12 or international qualification.