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The Degree of Bachelor of Accountancy
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.
1. Admission to the Bachelor of Accountancy requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.
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;
(c) all of the core courses listed in Schedule A of the Schedule to the Qualification (270 credits);
(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, 178 or 295 prefixes with at least 15 credits above 100 level (30 credits).
3. There are no specialisations for this degree.
4. Progression requirements as specified in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.
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.
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 2020 who have completed 161.120 will be permitted to substitute this course for one of the Schedule C Numeracy courses. These transition arrangements expire 31 December 2023.
Schedule for the Bachelor of Accountancy
Schedule A: Core courses (270 credits from)
115.111 Strategic Workplace Communication 15 credits
Schedule B: Accountancy and Finance courses (45 credits from)
At least 15 credits from
No more than 30 credits from
No more than 15 credits from
Schedule C: Numeracy courses (15 credits from)
178.111 Quantitative Methods for Economics 15 credits
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Last updated on Thursday 17 September 2020