Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting
Full-time or part-time
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|Study mode||On-campus, off-campus and mixed on- and off-campus|
|Intake||February or July|
|Duration||6 months full-time or part-time equivalent|
In this course you’ll study a range of specialised accounting topics. You will be introduced to management accounting and cost terms, exploring job order costing systems and new costing methods, cost behaviour, planning and special decision-making issues. The budget process is also a key feature in this course. You’ll learn typical accounting information systems applications such as sales, billing, purchasing, inventory and general ledger. Key topics in financial accounting are also explored.
Admission criteria for Australian and New Zealand students
A bachelor degree (or equivalent) in a field of study other than accounting, or significant relevant work experience (typically three to five years). Applicants must also meet Curtin's English language proficiency requirements.
English language proficiency
|IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)|
|Overall band score||6.5|
Other qualifications may also satisfy our English language admission criteria. Please view our English language requirements page to find out more.
Fees for Australian and New Zealand students
|2018||Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees.||$14,100*|
Fees are indicative only.
* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 100 credits. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).
Credit for recognised learning is not available for this course.
Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)
Graduates generally find employment with private and public organisations nationally and internationally.
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