What will I learn?

Enhance your employability and tailor your degree to suit your individual needs by studying the Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business.

The Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business enables you to study dual degrees. You can combine studies in accounting with a range of other business disciplines (such as marketing, human resource management and property).

The Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business provides you with a degree that is accredited by CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) and Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and meets the associate membership requirements of the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA). If you choose LAWS19034 and LAWS19035 as electives, you can also be eligible to apply for registration with the Tax Practitioners Board (after meeting the Board's requirements for practical experience). Graduates are also eligible to join the Association of Taxation and Management Accountants at the member level.

You may also be eligible for membership of a number of national and international business-related professional associations, depending on the units and major selected.

Online option is also available.

COURSE STRUCTURE

To satisfy the requirements for the award, you must complete 32 units/192 credit points which comply with the stated requirements.

You must complete:

  • 18 units representing core content
  • 8 units representing one Bachelor of Business major (Financial Planning | Human Resource Management | Marketing | Property | Social Innovation)
  • 6 units as electives from the Bachelor of Business majors or other approved business units provided prerequisites and co-requisites are met

MAJORS

Financial Planning

Complement your accounting studies with a financial planning major.

Human Resource Management

Studying the Human Resource Management major enhances your skills and knowledge in the development of human resources for business. You will gain an understanding in a range of areas including planning, recruitment and selection, managing organisational change and performance management.

Marketing

The Marketing major is designed to develop your knowledge and expertise in consumer behaviour, market research, integrated marketing communications and promotions management.

Property

If you would like to build your knowledge in property law, planning and environment law, property valuation, property and asset management and business finance, the Property major may be for you. This major ensures you graduate with the skills needed for a career in the property industry.

Social Innovation

Social innovation focuses on addressing the root causes of social issues and working for systemic change.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AND OUTCOMES

The Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business opens the door to a career in a number of areas in the business, accounting and finance industries including roles in:

  • Human resources management
  • Marketing
  • Banking
  • Taxation
  • Professional accountancy
  • Auditing and assurance
  • Forensic accounting
  • Financial planning
  • Business management.

Which department am I in?

School of Business and Law

CRICOS

059987J

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$28,950.00 (US$ 19,926) per year
Term fee: AUD $14,610

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

Start date

9 March 2020, 13 July 2020, 9 November 2020

Venue

Rockhampton North Campus

554-700 Yaamba Road,

NORMAN GARDENS,

Queensland,

4701, ROCKHAMPTON, Australia

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
A$28,950.00 (US$ 19,926) per year
Term fee: AUD $14,610

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

Start date

9 March 2020, 13 July 2020, 9 November 2020

Venue

Brisbane Campus

160 Ann Street,

BRISBANE CITY,

Queensland,

4000, BRISBANE, Australia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Successful completion of the equivalent of an Australian Year 12. Completed High School Diploma and a SAT 1 composite score of 1050 (out of 1600) or above (Evidence based Reading & Writing; and Maths). English requirements: IELTS Academic - 6.0 with no individual band score of less than 5.5; TOEFL Internet-based - Overall score of 75 with no score less than 17; Pearson Test of English Academic - Overall score of 54 with no score less than 46; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE), Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) - Overall test score of 169 (with no individual band score of less than 154).

For international students

Completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent; or completion of AQF Certificate IV or equivalent; or completion of an approved university foundation studies program.

English language requirements: IELTS Academic - 6.0 with no individual band score of less than 5.5; TOEFL Internet-based - Overall score of 75 with no score less than 17; Pearson Test of English Academic - Overall score of 54 with no score less than 46; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE), Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) - Overall test score of 169 (with no individual band score of less than 154).

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Pathways options

Offered by this university

CQUniversity Australia offers below pathways courses for this subject

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Australian Pacific College
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About this uni

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