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Undergraduate

Accounting and Accounting Technologies Double Major

Bachelor of Commerce - BCom(Curtin) - MJDU-ACATC Curtin Business School
Indicative ATAR 70 Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.
Location Bentley, Malaysia, Mauritius or Sarawak This course may not be offered at all locations every year. Please contact us for more information on availability.
Study method Full-time or part-time
Study mode On-campus or mixed on- and off-campus
Intake February or July
Duration 3 years full-time

Course overview

In this course you can gain an understanding of accounting including auditing, taxation, business law and financial management. With this major combination, you’ll obtain comprehensive knowledge of computer accounting software and learn how technology is used in accounting and related areas. You’ll also discover how to analyse and communicate the financial performance of organisations.

During your first year of the Bachelor of Commerce you’ll complete common core units which will provide an introduction to the various aspects of business. You do not need to make a final decision on a single or combined major until your second semester.

High achieving students may complete an additional honours year enabling them to undertake their own significant research project.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

Indicative TER (ATAR) Indicative TER (ATAR) - This figure provides an indication of the TER (ATAR) normally required to enter this course. It is provided as a guide only.

70

STAT entry STAT entry - The Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) assesses competencies considered important for success at uni. These tests are provided by the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre (TISC) to help mature age candidates apply for certain courses.

Written English and either verbal or quantitative

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Essential WACE courses

English, English Literature or English as an Additional Language/Dialect

Desirable WACE courses

Applicable Mathematics or Discrete Mathematics

2011 essential subjects

At least English 2A/2B, Literature 2A/2B or English as an Additional Language/Dialect 2A/2B

2011 desirable subjects:

Mathematics 2C/2D

Notes

Regional campuses may offer the common first year units only.

Fees

Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

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Career opportunities

This course can help you become a:

  • Company Secretary
  • Accountant
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Accounts Clerk
  • Tax Agent/Consultant
  • Auditor
  • Business Analyst
  • Tax Advisor
  • Treasurer

Why Accounting and Accounting Technologies Double Major?

  • This double major satisfies the requirements if you wish to become a professional accountant.
  • You can combine your accounting skills with relevant computer software knowledge and gain employment in a variety of fields. You’ll be able to explore the issues and opportunities created by the world of e-commerce, and the challenges of the accounting profession.
  • You will have the opportunity to join an extra-curricular program in association with a leading accounting firm.

How this course will make you industry ready

Our partnerships with major organisations such as PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, KPMG, RSM Bird Cameron and Rio Tinto, give you the experience of an accounting degree from a real world perspective. Through our networks you may even land yourself a job before you graduate.