Whether you want to be a professional accountant accredited with a major accounting body, or enhance your career prospects in a wide range of sectors of business and government, UNE’s Bachelor of Accounting lets you tailor your studies to suit your career goals.
You will develop a deep understanding of accounting concepts, methods and techniques for professional practice in the business world and learn to critically apply this knowledge to solve real-world problems. Hone your communication skills to effectively collaborate with others and present your ideas and advice, ensuring your adaptability and resilience in any role and industry you pursue.
IELTS: 6 TOEFL: 79
96 credit points
Complete the following units:
Introduction to Financial Accounting (AFM101) – 6 credit points
Fundamentals of Personal Finance (AFM103) – 6 credit points
Introduction to Management Accounting (AFM112) – 6 credit points
Intermediate Financial Accounting (AFM211) – 6 credit points
Corporate Finance (AFM231) – 6 credit points
Accounting Information Systems (AFM275) – 6 credit points
Accounting Theory (AFM301) – 6 credit points
Advanced Financial Accounting (AFM305) – 6 credit points
Auditing (AFM319) – 6 credit points
Accounting Project (AFM321) – 6 credit points
Economics for Management (ECON106) – 6 credit points
Introduction to Business Law (LSSU251) – 6 credit points
Principles of Corporation Law (LSSU391) – 6 credit points
Principles of Taxation Law (LSSU392) – 6 credit points
Business Statistics (QM161) – 6 credit points
Introduction to Business Analytics (QM162) – 6 credit points
A candidate shall:
be qualified for admission; or
hold an approved overseas qualification under the Articulation Programs; or
hold an approved qualification from an Australian TAFE under the Articulation Programs.
English Language Requirements
All applicants must meet a minimum of one of the following criteria:
English is the applicant's first language; or
Satisfactory completion, within five years of the date of application for admission to UNE, of at least one year of full-time or equivalent full-time study at senior secondary, post-secondary or tertiary level in a country in which English is the primary official language or co-official language and in which English was the sole medium of instruction and assessment for the particular period of study claimed; or
A pass grade or better in an English language subject at Australian Year 12 level or overseas equivalent; or
An International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic overall score of at least 6.0 with no sub-band less than 5.5*; or
Equivalent Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of at least 213 in the computer-based test or at least 79 in the internet-based test with no less than 22 in the written component*; or
A Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic minimum overall score of 57 with no skill less than 50*; or
Our Bachelor of Accounting will give you the technical and theoretical accounting knowledge as well as the analytical, communication and financial skills to succeed in a wide range of careers across all sectors. An accountant doesn't necessarily work in an accounting firm. Other industries also employ accountants — financial institutions, retailers, charities and record labels, just to name a few.
Career opportunities include:
data analyst in a financial institution
entrepreneur or small business owner
agribusiness manager or consultant
financial or budget analyst in a commercial enterprise.