Master of Professional Accounting (Professional Practice) (SPAPP1)

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Courses Overview

What will I learn?
Graduates of degree courses other than accounting may later wish to enhance their management skills or become professional accountants by undertaking this conversion course. The course enables graduates with non-accounting or partial accounting backgrounds to meet the academic requirements for membership of CPA Australia and The Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ). The course focuses on contemporary knowledge and skills required for practice as a public or chartered accountant, effective management, accountability and control, and effective decision-making for financial success.
Studies in the Master of Accounting (Professional Practice) will provide the technical and conceptual skills required to become a competent accountant, and will develop students' abilities to analyses, criticize and synthesize various accounting and related principles, methods and techniques. The skills and knowledge gained from this course will prepare students to be effective managers or financial analysts. Graduates find employment as accountants or financial analysts, and may increase promotional opportunities in their existing occupations.
The course also provides the opportunity for professional practice experience and/or a business project in business communications.
Course Structure
This is a conversion course that enables graduates with non-accounting or partial accounting backgrounds to meet the academic requirements for membership of CPA Australia and The Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ). This course is also available for students whose current qualifications only partially satisfy the application requirements of these accounting professional bodies. The course will equip students with contemporary knowledge and skills required for professional practice as a public or chartered accountant. The course will provide the technical and conceptual skills required in a competent accountant, and will develop students' abilities to explore, analyze and synthesize various accounting and related principles, methods and techniques.
Where students have prior CPA/CAANZ assessed exemptions and require electives to complete the total of 160 credit points, electives may be selected from the MBA, on approval of the Course Coordinator.
A candidate must successfully complete units totalling 160 credit points (cp). All units are valued at 10 credit points unless indicated.
Professional Recognition
A conversion course enables graduates with non-accounting or partial accounting backgrounds to meet the academic requirements for membership of CPA Australia and The Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ).


Department

Which department am I in? Faculty of Law, Education, Business and Arts


Entry Requirement From Vietnam

The minimum academic requirements for admission to a postgraduate or graduate entry degree is the completion of a bachelor's degree which is deemed equivalent to an Australian bachelor's degree by the University's qualification assessment references. Applicants may also be required to satisfy specific course requirements such as a minimum overall grade score, prerequisite knowledge or work experience. Applicants must have successfully completed the equivalent of an Australian honours degree or master's degree. Other English language requirements accepted: Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) - A minimum overall score of 176 with no skill below 169 or Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module - A minimum overall score of 58 with no score lower than 50.


Entry Requirement For International Student

The minimum academic requirements for admission to a postgraduate or graduate entry degree are the completion of a bachelor's degree which is deemed equivalent to an Australian bachelor's degree by the University's qualification assessment references. Applicants may also be required to satisfy specific course requirements such as a minimum overall grade score, prerequisite knowledge or work experience.
Other English Language requirements:
Australian Technology and Management College (ATMC) - Successful completion of English for Academic Purposes (EAP). Students will be required to sit an exit test on completion and achieve a score equivalent to IELTS overall 6.5; Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) minimum overall score of 176 with no skill below 169; Common European Framework Certificate of English Proficiency minimum overall grade of C1 valid for three years from the date of the test to the date of commencement at CDU; Navitas Academic English - a minimum overall pass of 65% in Academic English 3 with a 65% pass in the research essay; Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic module minimum overall score of 58 with no score lower than 50.


Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
Charles Darwin University offers below pathways courses for this subject Diploma of Laws (YLAW01)


Full Time (2 years)

A$26,000.00 (US$ 20,337) per year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

CDU Darwin Waterfront Campus 21 Kitchener Drive, DARWIN, Northern Territory, 0800, DARWIN, Australia


Full Time (2 years)

A$26,000.00 (US$ 20,337) per year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018, 5 November 2018

CDU Melbourne campus 271 Collins Street, MELBOURNE, Victoria, 3000, MELBOURNE, Australia


Online/Distance (160 credit points)

A$26,000.00 (US$ 20,337) per year

26 February 2018, 16 July 2018

CDU Darwin Waterfront Campus 21 Kitchener Drive, DARWIN, Northern Territory, 0800, DARWIN, Australia