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Bachelor of Accounting
Bachelor of Accounting

Bachelor of Accounting

  • ID:CDU 610001
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

Admission requirements are met by one of the following:

  • Successful completion of the Northern Territory Certificate of Education and Training (or equivalent) and the awarding of an Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) of at least 60*.

  • Successful completion of a national qualification at Certificate III level or higher.

  • Successful completion of at least 0.5 year of full-time study (or equivalent) of a higher education degree/diploma.

  • Overseas secondary or tertiary qualifications considered equivalent to the above Australian qualifications.

  • Attainment of a STAT Multiple Choice score of 140.

  • Successful completion of the Tertiary Enabling Program, the Preparation for Tertiary Success courses, or other recognised tertiary preparation course.

  • Submission of an acceptable personal competencies statement and/or employment experience.

English Requirements

  • IELTS Academic Module :  A minimum overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0.

  • TOEFL Internet-based Test (iBT): A minimum overall score of 60 and a minimum writing score of 21.

  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module: A minimum overall score of 50 with no score lower than 50.

  • Cambridge Advanced English (CAE):  A minimum overall score of 169, with no skill below 169.

  • Common European Framework Certificate of English Proficiency: A minimum overall grade of B2.

  • Navitas Academic English (will not be accepted from 2021 onwards):  A minimum overall pass and 55% in Academic English 3. 

Course Information

The Bachelor of Accounting prepares you with professional skills to become an accountant or work in a range of roles that rely on accounting knowledge.

The course develops your communication, presentation and problem-solving skills. You will learn about financial accounting, management accounting, auditing, taxation, business law, corporate law, and finance.

You can also choose to study business units to complement your personal interests and career options. Or, you may choose electives from other areas, including language studies, anthropology, history, social science, indigenous studies, applied science and engineering.


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Common Units

 Common units totalling 20 credit points as detailed below. 

  • CUC107Cultural Intelligence and Capability (compulsory)

  • Plus either:

  • CUC100Academic Literacies Through Exploring Sustainability (new title from 2016), or

  • CUC106Design and Innovation: Communicating Technology

  • SelectCommon Unitsto find out more about individual units and advanced standing options.

Core Units

Compulsory Core units totalling 160 credit points as detailed below. 

  • ACT102Introduction to Accounting

  • COM105Business Communications (recoded from CMC101)

  • ECO107Economics and the Modern Business Enterprise (replaces ECO105 from S2 2020 which was previously CME101 or BCO104)

  • LAW105Introduction to Business Law (recoded from CML101)

  • MAN105Introduction to Management (recoded from CMM101)

  • QAB105Quantitative Analysis for Business (recoded from CMQ101)

  • ACT202Management Accounting (recoded from CMA202)

  • ACT204Financial Accounting

  • FIN205Business Finance (recoded from CMF201)

  • LAW205Commercial and Corporate Law for Owners, Managers and Professionals (recoded from CML201)

  • ACT301Accounting Theory and Contemporary Issues (recoded from CMA301)

  • ACT302Strategic Management Accounting (recoded from CMA302)

  • ACT303Principles of Auditing (recoded from CMA303)

  • ACT304Accounting Information Systems (recoded from CMA304 and new title)

  • ACT305Corporate Accounting (recoded from CMA305)

  • TAX305Taxation (recoded from CMT301) 

Specialist Elective

Specialist Elective units are not required for this course.


Units totalling 60 credit points selected from undergraduate units offered by the University.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530 ($) AUD per year

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