Graduate Certificate in Accounting
Typical Duration / Standard Study Option 8 months / 4 subjects / 2 trimesters
Structure / 4 subjects: 4 core
CAREER OUTCOMES / Accounts clerk / Payroll officer / Bookkeeper / Budget analyst
START DATE / March, July + November
The Graduate Certificate in Accounting provides an understanding of the framework and fundamental principles of the accounting profession. The course offers an opportunity to develop the basic statistical and numerical literacy skills required for data analysis in economics and business management.
Adelaide / Brisbane / Gold Coast / Melbourne / Sydney / Perth
Students at the Gold Coast campus will choose from a limited selection of subjects for Trimester 1 2024. For more information, please commence your application through Kaplink to see the full list of available subjects.
Course Learning Outcomes
Students enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Accounting at Kaplan Business School will learn how to:
- Apply appropriate professional and analytical skills to address specific accounting and business issues and challenges
- Incorporate key accounting principles and statistical skills in real-world business situations
- Evaluate corporate governance practices in Australian organisations
- Prepare a range of financial statements used in the accounting cycle
All students applying to study at Kaplan Business School must satisfy the entry requirements for the desired course.
Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
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 subjects of study.