Graduate Certificate of Advanced Accounting [Exit Only]

Course and Subject Handbook 2018 Courses Postgraduate Courses Graduate Certificate of Advanced Accounting [Exit Only]

Graduate Certificate of Advanced Accounting [Exit only]

Course code

115711

Course type

Certificate (AQF Level 8)

Division

Division of Tropical Environments and Societies

Award Requirements

Admission Requirements

Course pre-requisites

The Graduate Certificate of Advanced Accounting may be awarded to students exiting the Graduate Diploma of Advanced Accounting prior to completing the requirements of that course, provided they meet the award requirements for the Graduate Certificate of Advanced Accounting.

Minimum English language proficiency requirements

Not applicable – exit only degree

Academic Requirements for Course Completion

Credit points

12 credit points as per course structure

Course learning outcomes

On successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Advanced Accounting, graduates will be able to:

- understand the role of the accountant in the development and implementation of strategy

- use analytical tools and models to analyse the industry and the market in which an organisation operates

- use analytical tools and models to understand and measure the performance of the organisation

- use business information for decision-making from an organisational perspective

- apply skills in thinking strategically and formulating broad strategies for consideration and application in their organisational environment

Course Structure

CORE SUBJECTS

Select 6 credit points from specified subjects in List 1

List 1

CO5128:03 Financial Reporting

CO5129:03 Ethics and Governance

CO5130:03 Global Strategy and Leadership

CO5131:03 Strategic Management Accounting

CO5132:03 Contemporary Business Issues

CO5133:03 Financial Risk Management

PLUS

Select 6 credit points from List 1 or any Level 5 subjects with the prefix of CP, EC, LB or TO

Campus

COURSE AVAILABLE AT

NOTES

Cairns

Exit only

Singapore

Exit only

Townsville

Exit only

External

Exit only

Candidature

Expected time to complete

6 months full-time or equivalent part-time

Maximum time to complete

3 years

Maximum leave of absence

1 year

Progression

Course progression
requisites

Nil

Course includes mandatory professional placement(s)

No

Special assessment
requirements

Nil

Professional accreditation
requirements

Not applicable

Maximum allowed Pass
Conceded (PC) grade

Nil

Supplementary exam for
final subject

Not applicable

Advanced Standing

Eligibility

Not applicable – this is an exit only degree

Maximum allowed

Not applicable

Currency

Not applicable

Expiry

Not applicable

Other restrictions

Not applicable

Award Details

Award title

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE OF ADVANCED ACCOUNTING

Approved abbreviation

GCertAdvAcc

Inclusion of majors on Testamur

Not applicable

Exit with lesser award

Not applicable

Course articulation

Not applicable