CQ01 Bachelor of Accounting

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
  2. Complete electives

Core Structure

Number of units: 18 Total credit points: 108

6 compulsory core units

Level 1

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
ACCT11057 Principles of Accounting
COIS11011 Foundations of Business Computing
LAWS11030 Foundations of Business Law
HRMT11010 Organisational Behaviour
MRKT11029 Marketing Fundamentals


Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
ACCT19084 Financial Accounting

12 Accounting Technical Specialist units

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
ACCT19060 Management Accounting
ACCT19061 Advanced Financial Accounting
ACCT19062 Intermediate Financial Accounting
ACCT19064 Auditing & Professional Practice
ACCT19066 Accounting Systems and Assurance
ACCT19082 Financial Accounting Theory
ACCT19083 Corporate Governance & Ethics
ECON11026 Principles of Economics
FINC19011 Business Finance
LAWS19032 Company & Association Law
LAWS19033 Taxation Law and Practice A
STAT11048 Essential Statistics


Number of units: 6 Total credit points: 36

6 electives

Electives should be selected from any 6 unit of credit undergraduate unit offered by CQUniversity, subject to approval by the Dean. A maximum of 12 Level 1 units may be credited towards the Bachelor of Accounting.

It is recommended that students who have not completed Mathematics B (advanced maths) or an equivalent subject at secondary school level complete MATH11246. This will assist students to successfully complete STAT11048 to fulfil the requirements for accreditation with accounting bodes - CPA Australia and CAANZ.

Work Integrated Learning

Students wishing to undertake Work Integrated Learning as part of their course of study are encouraged to undertake BUSN19024 and BUSN12001 as electives in their course of study. By undertaking this suite of units, students will secure and undertake an approved full-time work placement of appropriately 12 weeks duration.