Accounting and Finance
Bachelor of Commerce - BCom(Curtin) - MJDU-ACFNC
Enrol for July 2017 intake and Singaporean / PR students will receive a 30% Heritage Bursary (Singapore) – Apply today
Curtin University is ranked as one of the top 200 best-performing universities in the subjects of Accounting and Finance by the QS World University Rankings in 2017.
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.
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.
This double major is accredited by CPA Australia and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), and graduates are eligible to apply for associate membership of both professional bodies. Graduates are eligible to enter into the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) program.
This course can help you become a/an Accountant, Tax Agent/Consultant, Auditor, Business Analyst, Tax Advisor, Treasurer, Financial Dealer/Broker, Credit Analyst, Finance Manager.
Credit for previous study
If you have previously worked or studied in this field, you are encouraged to contact Curtin Singapore to discuss eligibility for Credit for Recognised Learning (credit for unit exemptions).
Credits needed to graduate: 600.
Each unit is 25 credits unless stated otherwise.
- Introduction to Business Information Systems
- Fundamentals of Management
- Discovering Marketing
- Quantitative Techniques for Business
- Financial Accounting
- Management Accounting
- Introduction to Finance Principles
- Company Law for Business
- Accounting Theory and Analysis
- International Finance
- Introduction to Derivative Securities
- Business Capstone
Units are not necessarily shown in the order studied. Units are subject to change.
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2017 Entry requirements:
|China Gao Kao||67%|
|Hong Kong HKDSE||15 points (5 subjects)|
|IB||24 points over 6 IB units|
|Malaysia UEC||20 points (5 subjects)|
|Singapore GCE A level||5 points|
|United States SAT||1090|
|Vietnam Year 12||8.0|
Minimum academic entry requirements
Minimum English language entry requirements:
|IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)|
|Overall band score||6.5|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)|
|79||Internet based (Reading-13 Listening-13 Speaking-18 Writing-21)|
Results from IELTS and TOEFL are valid for two years.
These are only some of the ways you can prove your English competence. View the full list of English language entry requirements
Curtin Singapore campus
February, July, November
2 years full-time (6 trimesters)
|Bachelor of Commerce - Singaporean / PR|
|Per unit fee (25 credits) with Heritage Bursary (Singapore)||S$1512|
|Total course fee||S$36288|
|Payable over six trimester installments|
|Bachelor of Commerce - International students|
|Per unit fee (25 credits)||S$2160|
|Total course fee||S$51840|
|Payable over six trimester installments|
*All fees are inclusive of 7% GST. Fees listed are indicative and subject to annual increases. View our fees and charges page for full details.
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In exceptional circumstances units and/or courses may be discontinued. In these instances Curtin will use its best endeavours to accommodate students affected by any discontinued courses or units