Project Description

Bachelor of Commerce (Double major: Accounting and Finance) at Curtin University

AU$13,800 per semester – Total length 3 years (6 semesters)

About Accounting

Professional accountants analyse the financial dealings of a business or an individual and prepare reports or give advice on their record-keeping and compliance requirements. In this major you will develop comprehensive understanding of accounting and the associated fields of auditing, taxation, business law and financial management. You’ll cover a variety of accounting units as well as some business, law and finance studies. In this major you’ll be introduced to accounting principles, auditing, taxation and relevant areas of business law and financial management. You’ll examine the recording and communication of information relating to the financial performance of organisations. You’ll learn to prepare reports or give advice on an organisation’s record-keeping and compliance requirements, ensuring you are ready for a successful career in any industry sector.

About Finance

Careers in finance can be broadly defined to include corporate finance, financial institutions, financial markets and various branches of the financial services industry. This major will give you a broad understanding of the structure and operations of financial markets in management. You will learn about investment evaluation, decide how to fund activities and understand the roles played by financial markets and instruments.

Career Opportunities

Careers in accounting and finance can be broadly defined to include corporate finance, financial institutions, financial markets and various branches of the financial services industry. Curtin University graduates may benefit from a competitive advantage through Curtin University’s international reputation. Many of our graduates are in senior management positions in Australia and internationally. The bachelor degree also gives you the opportunity to proceed into a postgraduate study program.

About Curtin University

Curtin University is Western Australia’s largest university. Around 40,000 students attend a total of 16 Curtin locations, including campuses in Sydney, Singapore and East Malaysia. Its main campus is located in Bentley, six kilometres south of the centre of Perth: Western Australia’s capital city. the Bentley campus welcomes students from more than 100 countries across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas.

Curtin’s international presence is highlighted throughout the Asia-Pacific region, with offshore campuses in Singapore, Sarawak and Sydney, as well as partnership agreements to offer courses at educational institutions in Hong Kong, China, Malaysia, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Indonesia. the university has developed strong, long-term partnerships with more than 400 institutions in 40 countries, which can lead to opportunities in career development, travel and further study.
all of Curtin’s courses are offered through specialist faculties while industry connections ensure they are aligned with the latest industry trends. With identical course structures across locations, when the same course is available, students can also transfer between campuses with no interruption to their studies. This unique opportunity adds a rich and valuable dimension to students’ studies. Curtin is committed to producing graduates who are job- ready, with most courses involving vocational or work experience components. Close links with corporate business, industry, government and the community take students beyond the classroom and into the real world. With access to leading business and employer networks, students are encouraged to make the most of their time at university and are supported through their studies. Visit the website of Curtin University