Enhance your employability and tailor your degree to suit your individual needs by studying the Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business.
The Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business gives you the opportunity to increase your employability by developing knowledge and skills in both accounting and business.
Your education and training will include audit methodology and planning, and equip you with tools and techniques that financial managers use to maximise shareholder wealth.
In addition you will gain exposure to accounting theory, accounting standards and business law relevant to the financial records of Australian companies.
While studying this dual degree you have the freedom to tailor your studies to suit your individual needs and career goals.
Enhance your employability by choosing to major in Financial Planning,Human Resources Management, Marketing, Property or Social Innovation.The additional knowledge gained through the completion of a dual degree equips you with skills that are highly sought after by employers.
The Bachelor of Accounting/Bachelor of Business opens the door to a career in a number of areas in the business, accounting and finance industries including roles in:
- human resources management
- professional accountancy
- auditing and assurance
- forensic accounting
- financial planning
- business management.
This course is accredited by the Certified Practising Accountant Australia body and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and meets the membership requirements of the Institute of Public Accountants – Restricted Member IPA status. These organisations accredit each campus individually so please check the current status of accreditation for your desired study location.
For eligibility criteria for membership of the professional bodies visit:
As a graduate of this course, you may also be eligible to join the Association of Taxation and Management Accountants at the Member level and may be eligible to apply for registration with the Tax Agents Board provided you meet the board’s study and work experience requirements.
If you complete the financial planning specialisation of this course you will meet the Australian Securities and Investment Commission’s RG146 training standard and may be eligible for membership in the Financial Planning Association.
For more information relating to RG146 and FPA eligibility please visit:
Depending on your chosen area of study there are a number of professional associations that you may be eligible to apply for.
- As a marketing graduate, you may be eligible for membership in the Australian Marketing Institute and the Australian Market and Social Research Society.
- Upon completion of the Management major, you may be eligible for membership with the Australian Institute of Management.
- Information Systems is accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). The ACS accredits each campus individually so please refer to the ACS website at www.acs.org.au for more information.
- The Supply Chain Management major is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS). As a graduate, you may apply for membership of CIPS.
The Property major is accredited by the Australian Property Institute. When you have successfully completed the course you will be eligible for Associate membership and Certified Property Practitioner certification upon completion of a period of approved professional experience.
Entry Requirement: Year 12 equivalent
Intakes: March, July, November
Course Duration: 4 years