In a nutshell
Build in-demand skills for an essential profession and study with flexibility with this online Bachelor of Accounting course from Swinburne Online.
In an increasingly regulated commercial world, managers are urgently seeking qualified professionals to successfully navigate complex financial systems, processes and regulations. With this qualification, you’ll be equipped with the essential skills and knowledge required to help businesses solve problems and successfully navigate the business world.
This industry-relevant course is designed by practising accountants, ensuring you’re learning from and connecting with leaders in your new industry. Flexible online study options mean study doesn’t have to take over your life, but Swinburne Online’s online support system ensures you have constant access to your tutors and trainers whenever you need support.
If you’ve got a head for details and like solving problems, a future in accounting may be for you.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education or its equivalent; AND
- Meet the minimum associated ATAR score; OR
Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary degree.
Applicants must also fulfil English language requirements.
In this accounting course, the subjects you may study include:
- Financial information for decision-making
- Financial information systems
- Management accounting for planning and control
- Company accounting
- Forensic accounting
- Accounting theory
- Analysis for competitive advantage
- Industry consulting project
- Advanced innovative business practice
- Learning and communicating for innovative business practice
- Economic principles
- Macroeconomic policy
- Financial statistics
- Financial management
- Introduction to business information systems
- Introduction to business law
- Law of commerce
- Introduction to management
Why Swinburne Online?
With strong links to industry and a focus on practical skills, Swinburne gives students an edge in the competitive job market. Placing in the prestigious QS Graduate Employability Rankings, Swinburne shapes graduates who are confident and competent in meeting the challenges of a fast-changing world. Over 100 years, Swinburne has educated more than 150,000 graduates in areas ranging from science, technology and engineering through health, education and business to media, design and innovation. Swinburne Online has drawn on more than 20 years’ experience in the online tertiary education space to help over 9,600 students graduate with an industry-recognised qualification.
As a Swinburne Online student you’ll have access to a range of support options to help you get the most out of your learning. A dedicated team of Student Advisors are available seven days a week to answer your questions – academic, technical or administrative. You’ll also be assigned an eLearning advisor who will be your academic point of contact for the duration of your course.