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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Bachelor of Accountancy
BAcc

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Bachelor of Accountancy requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Bachelor of Accountancy shall follow a programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 360 credits, comprising:

(a) not more than 135 credits at 100 level;

(b) at least 75 credits at 300 level;

and including:

(c) all of the core courses listed in Schedule A of the Schedule to the Qualification (270 credits);

(d) courses as specified in Schedule B to the Qualification (45 credits), including at least 15 credits from 110.329 or 110.379 and no more than 15 credits from 125.320 or 125.330;

(e) one numeracy course as specified in Schedule C to the Qualification (15 credits);

(f) Two courses with a 114, 115, 125, 127, 152, 153, 155, 156, 157, or 178 prefixes with at least 15 credits above 100 level (30 credits).

Specialisations

3. There are no specialisations for this degree.

Student Progression

4. Progression requirements as specified in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.

Completion Requirements

5. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.

6. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes; candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded the Diploma in Business Studies should they meet the relevant Qualification requirements.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

7. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Transitional Provisions

8. Subject to the Maximum Time to Completion and Abandonment of Studies provisions specified in the Part I regulations for the degree, candidates who commenced study towards the Bachelor of Accountancy prior to 1 January 2017 may be permitted to substitute courses already completed towards the Bachelor of Accountancy core for current core course requirements. Such candidates may also be exempted from the requirement to complete 110.309 and may be permitted to substitute: 219.202 or 219.203 for 115.111; and 115.101 for 161.101 or 161.120. These transition arrangements expire 31 December 2020.

Schedule for the Bachelor of Accountancy

Schedule A: Core courses (270 credits from)

110.109 Introductory Financial Accounting 15 credits P 115.112 or 115.102 or 110.100 C 115.112 or 115.102 R 110.215, 110,230, 110.213 (1999)
110.209 Intermediate Financial Accounting 15 credits P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230 R 10.210, 10.213 (Pre 1999), 110.313
110.229 Management Accounting 15 credits P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230 R 10.200, 10.220, 110.223
110.249 Accounting Information Systems 15 credits P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230. R 10.240, 110.243
110.279 Auditing 15 credits P 115.112 or 115.102 or 110.100 or 110.230 R 110.274
110.289 Taxation 15 credits P 110.100 or 110.230 or 115.102 or 115.112 R 10.283, 110.274
110.303 Integrative Accounting 15 credits P 240 credits inclusive of 110.209 or 110.313; 110.229 or 110.223; and at least 15 credits at 300-level with a 110 prefix from the BBS Schedule.
110.309 Advanced Financial Accounting 15 credits P 110.209 or 110.313 R 110.713, 10.310
115.111 Strategic Workplace Communication 15 credits R 219.100
115.112 Accounting for Business 15 credits R 115.102
115.113 Economics of Business 15 credits R 115.106
115.114 Finance Fundamentals 15 credits R 115.105
115.115 Management in Context 15 credits R 115.108
115.116 Introduction to Marketing 15 credits R 115.104
115.211 Business Law 15 credits P 90 credits at 100-level R 115.103, 155.110
125.230 Business Finance 15 credits P 115.114 or 115.105
155.203 Law of Business Organisations 15 credits P 115.211 or 115.103 or 155.202 R 155.200, 155.700
155.210 Commercial Law 15 credits P 115.211 or 115.103 or 155.202 R 155.200, 155.700

Schedule B: Accountancy and Finance courses (45 credits from)

At least 15 credits from

110.329 Advanced Management Accounting 15 credits P 110.229 or 110.223 R 110.320
110.379 Advanced Auditing 15 credits P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230; and 110.279 or 110.274

No more than 30 credits from

110.369 Forensic Accounting 15 credits P 110.249 and 110.279
110.389 Advanced Taxation 15 credits P 110.109 or 110.215 or 110.230; and 110.289 or 110.274 R 110.783

No more than 15 credits from

125.320 International Finance 15 credits P 125.230; and one of 125.220 or 125.241 or 110.209 or 152.261
125.330 Advanced Business Finance 15 credits P 125.230; and one of 125.320 or 125.340 or 125.350 or 125.364 or 110.309 C 125.320 or 125.340 or 125.350 or 125.364 or 110.309

Schedule C: Numeracy courses (15 credits from)

161.101 Statistics for Business 15 credits R 115.101, 161.100, 161.120, 161.130, 161.140
161.120 Introductory Statistics 15 credits R 115.101, 161.100, 161.101, 161.130, 161.140

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