Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting - CC35
The Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting equips you with foundational professional skills suitable for a career in accounting. On completion of this award, you can articulate to the Master of Professional Accounting which is accredited by the professional accounting bodies in Australia. You will receive full credit for the units completed in the Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting.
On Campus, Online
1 years full-time, 2 years part-time
Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Online
If you are interested in a career change and are interested in redirecting your career towards the field of accounting then this course is ideal for you. On completion of this course, you can articulate to the Master of Professional Accounting which is accredited by the professional accounting bodies in Australia. You will receive full credit for the units completed in the Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting.
|Core Units||8||Major Units||None|
You are required to complete a total of eight core units.
For information on the units, you could study as part of this course, visit the Handbook and select the "Course Structure" tab.
CREDIT TRANSFER INFORMATION
If you have already completed study relevant to the course you have enrolled in, you may be eligible for credit transfer.
CQUniversity’s suite of postgraduate accounting options is designed to help you redirect your career towards accounting. Our professional accounting courses prepare you for employment in accounting and financial management orientated careers. No matter your level of experience in accounting, you will find the right course to suit your career aspirations.
BROAD COURSE OPTIONS
Our suite of professional accounting courses allows you to choose the course that suits your experience and your career aspirations. Choose from:
- Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting (CC38)
- Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting (CC35)
- Master of Professional Accounting (CC57)
Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate, you can transition seamlessly into the Graduate Diploma, and following the Graduate Diploma, you can progress into the Master of Professional Accounting and receive credit for your units completed.
FLEXIBLE STUDY OPTIONS
Our postgraduate accounting courses are available to study on campus in Brisbane, Melbourne, and Sydney or online. This means that you will benefit from the flexibility to study where and how it suits you. If you are an online student, you will benefit from the latest in learning technology that keeps you connected and supported throughout your studies. You will not need to attend any residential schools for these courses so you can enjoy the online flexibility that these courses offer.
|Term 1 - 2023||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 1 - 2024||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 2 - 2023||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 2 - 2024||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 3 - 2023||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 3 - 2024||Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney|
|Term 1 - 2023||Available Online|
|Term 1 - 2024||Available Online|
|Term 2 - 2023||Available Online|
|Term 2 - 2024||Available Online|
|Term 3 - 2023||Available Online|
|Term 3 - 2024||Available Online|
To gain entry to this course, students must have:
- The CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting; or
- A non-accounting undergraduate degree in any discipline from an Australian university, or equivalent from an overseas institution; or
- An AQF equivalent accounting bachelor degree received from an overseas institution or organisation, that does not meet accreditation with an Australian Accounting registration body for associate membership purposes.
Students who have successfully completed the CQUniversity Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting will be eligible to apply for credit for units already completed.
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This course is suitable for you if you are interested in employment in accounting and financial management orientated careers. Potential fields of employment include financial accounting, management accounting, taxation auditing, teaching finance, banking management, administration, consulting or business advisory services.
|2022 Indicative Fees|
|Domestic Full Fee Paying – Indicative First Year Fee||$23,775.00|
Indicative first-year fee
The fees listed are indicative only and based on enrolling in a full-time study load for one academic year (generally, this is eight units over two terms). Your actual fees may vary depending on the units you select and the number you study per term. Fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change. Understanding your fees
Government assistance loans
If you are paying full fees for your course, you may be eligible for FEE-HELP which is an Australian Government loan scheme that you can use to defer payments for all or part of your tuition fees. Learn more about paying for university
Other study costs
Part of your course costs includes Student Services and Amenities Fees (SSAF). There may also be additional costs as part of your studies such as textbooks, technology expenses, travel expenses, professional certifications, uniforms, or vaccinations. Other study costs
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What’s the best way to apply?
- Option 1: Ideal for Western Australian residents or those who want to study in Western Australia.
- Option 2: Ideal for all other states.
Option 1: Western Australian residents and those who want to study in Western AustraliaIf you live in Western Australia or are planning to study in Western Australia, apply via our ApplyCQUni portal.
Option 2: Ideal for those who live in any of the following states - Apply directIf you live in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Northern Territory, Australian Capital Territory or Tasmania, submit your application directly to CQUniversity.