CC57 Master of Professional Accounting

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
  2. Complete electives

Core Structure

Number of units: 14 Total credit points: 84

ALL students must undertake the following core units.

Students must complete one major and also have the option to complete an internship or elective stream in this course and should plan their enrolment according to the core requirements of their chosen stream. It is highly recommended that students consult a Course Advisor in order to plan their enrolment from the commencement of their course. Students must follow the approved planner and undertake the internship in their final term of study.

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
ECON20039 Economics for Managers
FINC20018 Managerial Finance
ACCT20070 Accounting in Australia
ACCT20071 Foundations in Accounting
ACCT20076 Foundations of Management Accounting
ACCT20072 Accounting Systems and Information Assurance
ACCT20073 Company Accounting
ACCT20074 Contemporary Accounting Theory
ACCT20075 Auditing and Ethics
ACCT20080 Ethics and Governance
LAWS20058 Australian Commercial Law
STAT20029 Statistics for Managerial Decisions
LAWS20059 Corporations and Business Structures
LAWS20060 Taxation Law of Australia


Number of units: 2 Total credit points: 12

Students who meet the prerequisite requirements and choose an internship stream in order to apply the knowledge and skills gained in this course to a professional workplace will undertake the unit BUSN20020 Business Internship.

Following the application and selection process, students placed with a host organisation will undertake their work placement for 10 consecutive weeks, working standard office hours for four days per week - approximately 320 hours in total. International students should check their work rights on their individual visa to ensure they remain compliant with visa conditions at all times. More information about visa conditions can be found on the Department of Home Affairs website. Please consult a Course Advisor  as you will not be able to enrol in BUSN20020 yourself.

Students who choose, instead, to undertake the elective stream in order to enhance their career development through the study of complementary units should enrol in other units from the list provided below.

Available units
Students may choose to do any of the following:
ACCT20079 Forensic Accounting
ACCT20081 Financial Data Analytics
BUSN20020 Business Internship
FINC20019 Money and Capital Market Analysis
FINC20023 International Financial Management
FINC20028 Risk Management and Insurance
FINC20030 Behavioural Finance