The Master of Accounting (MAcc) is a graduate conversion course designed especially for students who wish to enter the accounting profession but who have limited or no previous experience in accounting.
In the Master of Accounting course, you’ll develop your ability to think critically, in addition to the essential business and accounting skills potential employers expect in the workplace. You will study a range of subjects including, management and financial accounting, business and corporations law, financial reporting, corporate governance and regulatory processes, marketing management and professional communication.
SKILLS YOU’LL LEARN
Demonstrate professional skills and knowledge in relation to contemporary accounting issues and related practices
02. Analysis & Application
Analyse contemporary accounting issues within a range of theories and frameworks. Apply strategic management and marketing techniques to a range of business situations.
Be classified as an ‘accountant’ in accordance with the requirements of the Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO Code: 2211-11)
Be eligible for admission into the professional courses offered by the ACCA, CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA)
OUTCOMES & FUTURE STUDIES
POSSIBLE CAREER PATHS
Graduates are typically employed in taxation, financial advice, costing, investigative accounting, strategic management and management consulting. Many company directors and managers have graduated with accounting qualifications.
PATHWAY TO FURTHER STUDIES
Master of Accounting graduates are eligible for admission into professional programs offered by the ACCA, ICAA and CPA Australia. Graduates may also apply for credit entry into the Master of Business Administration or a related graduate degree at another Australian higher education provider.
BUSINESS RISK MANAGERS
WHAT ARE OUR CURRENT AND PAST STUDENTS SAYING ABOUT US?
“I chose Kaplan as I heard that their courses did a great job of preparing you for the workforce. Since graduating, I’m now able to achieve my dream of becoming an associate member of CPA Australia. If you’re looking for an industry-focused college with a relaxed and personable student environment, KBS is for you”
Master of Professional Accounting
“I’ve always dreamt of completing my Masters degree over in Australia and Kaplan was my first choice due to its affordability. As I work in a managerial role at a global hotel group, studying at Kaplan has strongly helped me develop the practical skills that go hand-in-hand with my career path.”
Master of Professional Accounting
|CLWM4000||Business and Corporations Law||Nil||Nil|
|EAPM4000||Professional Communication Practice||Nil||Nil|
|MANM4000||Introduction to Management||Nil||Nil|
|CISM4000||Accounting Information Systems||ACCM4000||Nil|
|ACCM4200||Financial Accounting & Reporting 1||ACCM4000||Nil|
|CGRM4000||Corporate Governance & Regulatory Process||CLWM4000||Nil|
|ACCM4300||Financial Accounting & Reporting 2||ACCM4200||Nil|
|ACCM4400||Auditing & Assurance||ACCM4200||CISM4000 & ACCM4300|
|CLWM4100||Taxation Law||ACCM4000 & CLWM4000||ACCM4200|
|ACCM4500||Management Accounting 2||ACCM4100||Nil|
|ACCM4600||Accounting Theory & Contemporary Issues||ACCM4200||ACCM4300|
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
Students may be eligible for credit for academic work previously completed and should apply to the School for this to be recognised as an exemption from individual units of study. Students are able to receive exemptions of up to 50% of the course from a relevant postgraduate qualification, and up to 30% of the program from a relevant undergraduate qualification.
FEES & PREREQUISITES
Follow the link below if you are an Australian citizen or resident and would like to know more about the fees and prerequisites for this course.
Follow the link below if you are a citizen or resident of a country other than Australia and would like to know more about the fees and prerequisites for this course.