Master of Professional Accounting

James Cook University

Program Description

Master of Professional Accounting

James Cook University

Master of Professional Accounting

Become a qualified accountant and enjoy the benefits of an interesting, financially rewarding career that is always in demand. Accounting is a vital business role, critical to efficient economic function around the world.

The Master of Professional Accounting delivers accredited courses to graduate students in key areas of accounting and finance. On completing the MPA, graduates are eligible to apply for associate membership of CPA Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.


Students undertake subjects spanning the full spectrum of business skills including accounting, economics, business law, taxation, statistics, human relations, finance, marketing leadership and strategy, to ensure they have all the skills and knowledge necessary to fulfil the complex role of an accountant.


The Master of Professional Accounting is open to graduates from any discipline and can also be taken as a joint degree with the Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Course Structure

Foundation subjects

LB5212:03 Accounting and Finance for
Managers
LB5202:03 Marketing Management
LB5205:03 People in Organisations
LB5236:03 Comparative Global Business
Systems


Core subjects
CO5103:03 Management Accounting
CO5109:03 Corporate Finance
CO5117:03 Introduction to Accounting
CO5118:03 Auditing and Assurance
Services
CO5119:03 Business Law
CO5120:03 Taxation Law
CO5121:03 Law of Business Organisations
CO5122:03 Accounting for Corporations
CO5123:03 Advanced Issues in Accounting
CO5124:03 Data Analysis and Decision
Modelling
CO5125:03 Economics for Managers
LB5235:03 Practical or Research Project
(available after mid 2014)

CRICOS code: 055159M

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
July 2017
Feb. 2017
Duration
Duration
2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
24,000 AUD
Information
Deadline
Start date July 2017
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
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End date Request Info
Australia Cairns, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 24,000 AUD
AUD $24,000 per year of full time study
Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Townsville, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Australia Cairns, Queensland
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 24,000 AUD
AUD $24,000 per year of full time study