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BH5 | 102356A | CRICOS Provider number 00103D

Bachelor of Professional Accounting

In partnership with Federation University Australia

Sharpen your skills and knowledge and take control of your career in accounting with this degree. This qualification is ideal for people wanting to take their career in accounting, business and finance to the next level.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: South Bank Start date: 27 Feb 2023 Duration: 2 years
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Annual indicative cost
$14,500

Course overview

Sharpen your skills and knowledge and take control of your career in accounting with this degree.  This qualification is ideal for people wanting to take their career in accounting, business or finance to the next level.

According to the Australian Government's MySkills service, accounting services are predicted to be a strong growth area in Australia over the coming three years.

During this course you will develop an advanced understanding of accounting, taxation, law, auditing, finance and economics. You will also develop skills in creativity, innovation, marketing and digital business.

Successful completion of this course qualifies you to work in the business and finance sector. 

What can I do?

  • Banker
  • Taxation Accountant
  • Stockbroker
  • Public Accountant

Course outcome:

BH5 Bachelor of Professional Accounting

Employment Outcomes

This course has been developed in consultation with employers and represents a valuable personal investment towards long-term future employment.

Learn from industry experts

TAFE Queensland teachers are experts in their field who maintain strong industry-relevant connections. Take advantage of their years of experience and real-world knowledge as they guide you to achieve your career goals.

What you will study

Please note not all units are offered in each teaching period.

The below study pattern is for new students.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

Year 1 Semester 1

  • Year 1 Semester 1

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC2613
    Management Accounting 1
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC2613
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Management Accounting 1

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC2607
    Corporate Reporting
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC2607
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Corporate Reporting

  • UNIT CODE
  • BULAW1503
    Commercial Law
    UNIT CODE :
    BULAW1503
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Commercial Law

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC2604
    Business Information Systems
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC2604
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Business Information Systems

Year 1 Semester 2

  • Year 1 Semester 2

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC2605
    Computerised Accounting and Practice
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC2605
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Computerised Accounting and Practice

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC3714
    Advanced Management Accounting
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC3714
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Advanced Management Accounting

  • UNIT CODE
  • BULAW2611
    Organisation Law
    UNIT CODE :
    BULAW2611
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Organisation Law

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUECO1509
    Principles of Economics
    UNIT CODE :
    BUECO1509
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Principles of Economics

Year 2 Semester 1

  • Year 2 Semester 1

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC3741
    Auditing
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC3741
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Auditing

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUHRM3706
    Employment Practice
    UNIT CODE :
    BUHRM3706
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Employment Practice

  • UNIT CODE
  • BULAW3733
    Taxation Law
    UNIT CODE :
    BULAW3733
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Taxation Law

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC3706
    Financial Accounting
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC3706
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Financial Accounting

Year 2 Semester 2

  • Year 2 Semester 2

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUACC3701
    Financial Management
    UNIT CODE :
    BUACC3701
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Financial Management

  • UNIT CODE
  • BULAW3734
    Taxation Law 2
    UNIT CODE :
    BULAW3734
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Taxation Law 2

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUENT3705
    Work Integrated Learning
    UNIT CODE :
    BUENT3705
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Work Integrated Learning

  • UNIT CODE
  • BUGEN1502
    Business Statistics
    UNIT CODE :
    BUGEN1502
    Unit description :
  • UNIT NAME
  • Business Statistics
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
South Bank
27 Feb 2023
2 years
Full time 2 days per week
Mixed mode
  • Annual indicative cost: $14,500

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Bachelor of Professional Accounting

COURSE CODE: BH5
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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HECS help

HECS‑HELP is an Australian Government loan scheme for eligible students studying in a Commonwealth Supported Place, that covers the cost of your tuition fees on your behalf.

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Important Information

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Selection criteria

 Entry to this degree requires successful completion of the pathway of Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping and Diploma of Accounting.

Need to know

This qualification is being taught as a partnership between Federation University and TAFE Queensland.

The course will be 2 years duration, 18 months will be taught at TAFE Queensland (South Bank main location – lectures will also be run at Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast campuses). The last six months of the course will be taught at Federation University, Anne Street Brisbane or online.

For more information, please refer to the Federation University website.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

How to Apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.