Swinburne
Swinburne

Master of Professional Accounting

Postgraduate Degree

Course description

Duration

duration

2 yrs

Study mode

studyMode

Online

Start date

date

3 start dates per year. Contact us about enrolling.

Broaden your career options and build on your accounting skills with a Master of Professional Accounting.

Learn how to apply advanced accounting principles and demonstrate the impact of business decisions on the bottom line. Upon completion, you’ll graduate with an nationally recognised Swinburne University qualification.

This online course will open new doors in the finance field for you as a professional accountant while allowing you to study where and when it suits you.

Course details

Entry requirements

Have completed an undergraduate business qualification (non-accounting major)

Location
Online
Start dates
3 start dates per year. Contact us about enrolling.
Duration
Set your own timetable & finish the course within 2 years (minimum)
Study mode
Online
Education institution
Swinburne (RTO 3059)
Price
The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including your citizenship or whether you have completed any other courses. To find out more, contact the course provider.
Payment options
Study now pay later – FEE-HELP

Have a question or ready to enrol?

Swinburne

Master of Professional Accounting

  1. Your enquiry is sent direct to the education institution
  2. We’ll confirm your enquiry has been received
  3. The education institution will respond to your enquiry

Course content

12 units

  • Accounting principles
  • Company auditing
  • Financial reporting
  • Business modelling & analysis
  • Corporations & contract law
  • Strategic cost management
  • Accounting information systems
  • Financial accounting theory
  • Managerial accounting
  • Economics
  • Corporate financial management
  • Taxation principles & planning

Entry requirements

  • Completion of an undergraduate business qualification (non-accounting major)

If you do not meet the entry criteria you may be eligible for entry by completing the Graduate Certificate of Professional Accounting. 

What you’ll learn

Become trained in:

  • The principles of accounting
  • Business analysis
  • Taxation laws
  • Corporate finance management
  • Financial reporting
  • Management accounting
  • Accounting theories

Support and delivery

Early exit qualification

Students have the option of exiting the course after completing 4 units to receive the Graduate Certificate of Professional Accounting, or after 8 units to receive the Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting. 

Set your own timetable

Designed for maximum flexibility, this accounting course allows you to study any time, anywhere. It's recommended that students complete 10-12 hours of study per unit, per week.

There are study breaks between teaching periods and over Christmas/New Year so you can take time out during your course.

Supportive, interactive learning

With Swinburne Online, your course has been developed specifically for online delivery, so you get the most out of your online studies. The entire learning experience is designed to be supportive, engaging and collaborative. Course content is supplemented by online discussion boards, chat sessions, email and blogs.

  • Access your course through an online learning platform
  • Excellent tutor-student ratio
  • Regular feedback and guidance from eLearning Advisors

In addition, Student Advisors are available by email and phone 7 days a week to respond to any queries you may have around your study.

These Student Advisors will provide information on admissions, enrolment and re-enrolment, course advice, policies and regulations and academic assessments, and assist you with any technical issues you may experience.

Payment options

Study now pay later – FEE-HELP

Have a question or ready to enrol?

Swinburne

Send an enquiry direct to Swinburne (RTO 3059) about the Master of Professional Accounting.

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