MC260 - Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australia Extension)

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RMIT program code: MC260
Plan name: Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australia Extension)
Plan code: MC260
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 088092G

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

The Master of Professional Accounting (CPA Australia Extension) consists of 16 courses of which 10 are RMIT courses and 6 are CPA courses. 

RMIT Courses:

  • ACCT1106 Accounting, Accountability and Society
  • LAW2480 Business and Corporations Law
  • BAFI1100 Financial Decision Making
  • ACCT1110 Contemporary Financial and Integrated Reporting
  • ACCT2279 Strategic Management Control Systems
  • ECON1314 Quantitative Methods for Economic Analysis
  • LAW2471 Taxation Law and Practice
  • ACCT1111 Assurance and Forensic Accounting
  • ACCT2111 Accounting Thought and Ethics
  • BUSM4448 Business Research Design

CPA Courses:

  • ACCT2271 CPA Financial Reporting and Disclosure (not running 2016)
  • ACCT2277 CPA Strategic Management Accounting (not running 2016)
  • ACCT2275 CPA Global Strategy and Leadership (not running 2016) *
  • ACCT2267 CPA Contemporary Business Issues (not running 2016)
  • ACCT2273 CPA Financial Risk Management (not running 2016)
  • ACCT2269 CPA Ethics and Governance

* This course can only be taken in your final semester

CPA Enrolment Information

Visit the CPA Australia website for information on important dates and fees.

Note: 

  • You need to enrol simulatenously in both RMIT courses and CPA Australia subjects.
  • CPA fees are are not included in your RMIT fees and are payable directly to CPA Australia.
  • CPA enrolment and payment dates do NOT align with the RMIT calendar.
  • You are NOT able to enrol into more than 3 CPA subjects per semester.

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Year One of Program

Please ensure you follow your program squencing.

RMIT Courses - Year One

  • ACCT1106 Accounting, Accountability and Society
  • LAW2480 Business and Corporations Law
  • BAFI1100 Financial Decision Making
  • ACCT1110 Contemporary Financial and Integrated Reporting
  • ACCT2279 Strategic Management Control Systems
  • ECON1314 Quantitative Methods for Economic Analysis
  • ACCT1111 Assurance and Forensic Accounting

CPA Subjects - Year One:

  • ACCT2269 CPA Ethics and Governance

CPA Enrolment Information:

Visit the CPA Australia website for information on important dates and fees.

Note: 

  • You need to enrol simulatenously in both RMIT courses and CPA Australia subjects.
  • CPA fees are are not included in your RMIT fees and are payable directly to CPA Australia.
  • CPA enrolment and payment dates do NOT align with the RMIT calendar.
  • You are NOT able to enrol into more than 3 CPA subjects per semester.

Semester One: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Accounting, Accountability and Society12ACCT1106City Campus18491788
Business and Corporations Law12LAW2480City Campus24842398
Financial Decision Making12BAFI1100City Campus21742124
Contemporary Financial and Integrated Reporting12YesACCT1110City Campus18501789
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Strategic Management Control Systems12ACCT2279City Campus18661808
Quantitative Methods for Economic Analysis12ECON1314City Campus18701812
Assurance and Forensic Accounting12YesACCT1111City Campus18511790
CPA Ethics and Governance12YesACCT2269City Campus18811804
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Please ensure you follow your program squencing.

RMIT Courses - Year Two:

  • ACCT2111 Accounting Thought and Ethics
  • BUSM4448 Business Research Design
  • LAW2471 Taxation Law and Practice

CPA Enrolment Information

Visit the CPA Australia website for information on important dates and fees.

Note: 

  • You need to enrol simulatenously in both RMIT courses and CPA Australia subjects.
  • CPA fees are are not included in your RMIT fees and are payable directly to CPA Australia.
  • CPA enrolment and payment dates do NOT align with the RMIT calendar.
  • You are NOT able to enrol into more than 3 CPA subjects per semester.

Semester One: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Accounting Thought and Ethics12YesACCT2111City Campus18531792
Business Research Design12YesBUSM4448City Campus1832
1833 (ONL)
1775
1776 (ONL)
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

CPA Financial Reporting and Disclosure12YesACCT2271City Campus18821805
CPA Strategic Management Accounting12YesACCT2277City Campus18841807
CPA Global Strategy and Leadership12YesACCT2275City Campus3565
CPA Contemporary Business Issues12YesACCT2267City Campus18851803
CPA Financial Risk Management12YesACCT2273City Campus1806
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Taxation Law and Practice12YesLAW2471City Campus18801819
AND

Select and Complete Three (3) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

CPA Financial Reporting and Disclosure12YesACCT2271City Campus18821805
CPA Strategic Management Accounting12YesACCT2277City Campus18841807
CPA Global Strategy and Leadership12YesACCT2275City Campus3565
CPA Contemporary Business Issues12YesACCT2267City Campus18851803
CPA Financial Risk Management12YesACCT2273City Campus1806
 

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The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. You will only be permitted to exceed the standard approved program enrolment load if it is your final semester.

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