UWA Handbook 2014

Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced) (coursework)

About this course

This course provides an opportunity for graduates to obtain a qualification that is recognised by the professional accounting bodies and wider business community, and to broaden their study with a range of electives.

Course overview

Course titleMaster of Professional Accounting (Advanced) (coursework)
Award abbreviationMPAcc(Adv)
Course code42610
Course typemaster's degree by coursework only
Statuscurrent / 2014
Administered byUWA Business School
CRICOS code065604A
COURSE DETAILS
  
Intake periodsbeginning of year and mid-year
Attendance typefull- or part-time (Student visa holders should read http://www.international.uwa.edu.au/students/esos for more information.)
Estimated time commitmentThe estimated time commitment for a standard full-time enrolment is approximately 46 hours per week (over 13 weeks) which includes contact hours, personal study and examinations.
ArticulationThis course does not form part of an articulated course.
Minimum credit points required96
A standard full-time load is 24 points per semester.
Professional accreditationThis course satisfies the accreditation requirements of the following professional accounting associations: the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants (CPA Australia), the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA). Graduates are eligible to enter the membership programs of these organisations.
Full-time duration2 years
Time limit4 years
Delivery modeinternal
Locations offeredUWA (Crawley)
Domestic fee typepostgraduate fee-paying/FEE-HELP
Course Coordinator(s)Winthrop Professor Phil Hancock
ENQUIRIES AND COURSE ADVICE
  
Course advicePostgraduate Student Centre
6488 3980
postgrads-business@uwa.edu.au
NoteFor more information on this course, refer to http://www.business.uwa.edu.au/courses/postgraduate/coursework/mpa.


Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.

Course structure

Key to availability of units:
S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; S3 = summer teaching period; N/A = not available in 2014;
NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period; * = to be advised

All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

Master of Professional Accounting (Advanced) (coursework)

Take all unit(s) (54 points):

S1, S2ACCT5432Introductory Financial Accounting
S1, S2ACCT5511Intermediate Corporate Financial Accounting
S1, S2ACCT5531Financial Accounting: Theory and Practice
S1ACCT5633Accounting for Planning and Control
S1, S2, T1, T2, T3, NSECON5503Economic Management and Strategy
S2LAWS5508Commercial and Company Law
S1, S2, T1, T2, T3MGMT5504Data Analysis and Decision Making
S1, S2, T3MGMT5506Ethical Dimensions of Organisations, Management and Leadership
S1, S2MGMT5610Applied Professional Business Communications

Take unit(s) to the value of 6 points from Group A:

Group A

S1, S2FINA5432Introduction to Finance
T1, T2, T3, NSFINA5530Managerial Finance

Take unit(s) to the value of 12 points from Group B:

Group B

N/AACCT5521Advanced Corporate Financial Accounting
S1, S2ACCT5522Principles of Auditing
S1ACCT5637Principles of Taxation

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points from Group C:

Group C

S1, S2ACCT5432Introductory Financial Accounting
S1, S2ACCT5511Intermediate Corporate Financial Accounting
N/AACCT5521Advanced Corporate Financial Accounting
S1, S2ACCT5522Principles of Auditing
S1, S2ACCT5531Financial Accounting: Theory and Practice
N/AACCT5532Accounting Information Systems
S1ACCT5633Accounting for Planning and Control
S1ACCT5637Principles of Taxation
S2, NSEBUS5504Electronic Business
S2ECON4405Public Economics
S2ECON4408Advanced Development Economics
S1ECON4410Environmental and Resource Economics
N/AECON4450Advanced International Trade
S1ECON4503Advanced Economic Analysis
S1ECON4507History of Economic Thought
S2ECON5502International Finance and Markets
S1, S2, T1, T2, T3, NSECON5503Economic Management and Strategy
S2ECON5540Economic Analysis and Policy
S1EMPL5412Employment Relations
S1EMPL5415Globalisation and Organisational Change
S2EMPL5501Strategic Workplace Relations
S1EMPL5511International Employment Relations
NSEMPL5514Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
S1, S2FINA5432Introduction to Finance
T1, T2, T3, NSFINA5530Managerial Finance
S1FINA5631International Financial Analysis
S2FINA5632Investments
S1FINA5635Corporate Finance
NSHRMT5501Managing Workplace Diversity
S2HRMT5502Human Resource Analytics
S1, S2HRMT5504Introduction to Human Resource Management
S1HRMT5518Strategic Human Resource Management
S2INMT5501Enterprise Information Systems
S1INMT5503Logistics and Supply Chain Management
S1INMT5504Business Process Management
S2INMT5518Computer Modelling Applications for Business
N/AINMT5526Artificial Intelligence in Business
N/AINMT5560Information Management
S2INMT5620Management of Information Systems
S2LAWS5508Commercial and Company Law
S2LAWS5555Employee Relations Law
S1, S2, T1, T2, T3MGMT5504Data Analysis and Decision Making
T1MGMT5505International Management
S1, S2, T3MGMT5506Ethical Dimensions of Organisations, Management and Leadership
S1MGMT5507Management and Organisations
S2MGMT5508Organisational Behaviour and Leadership
N/AMGMT5509Advanced Management
N/AMGMT5510Strategic Capabilities and Organisational Success
S1MGMT5511Introduction to Global Business
N/AMGMT5515Managing Organisational Knowledge and Innovation
N/AMGMT5601Small Business Management
T1MGMT5608Entrepreneurship and Innovation
T3MGMT5618International Study Program
N/AMGMT5625New Venture Creations
N/AMGMT5626Corporate Entrepreneurship
N/AMGMT5627Managing Strategic Networks
N/AMGMT5638Small Business Excellence (12 points)
N/AMGMT5639Commercialisation Management Project (12 points)
S1, T3MGMT5665Project Management
T1, T2, T3MGMT5782Management Case Study
S2MKTG5406Buyer Behaviour and Decision Making
S2MKTG5408Marketing Analysis and Planning
S2MKTG5462Global Marketing Strategy
S1MKTG5463Marketing of Services
S1MKTG5465Applied Marketing Research
S1MKTG5501Integrated Marketing Communications
S1MKTG5502Electronic Marketing
S2MKTG5578Client Management
N/AMKTG5603Management of Technology and Innovation
S2PSYC5514Assessment and Selection
S2PSYC5515Organisational Development and Work Design

See also the rules for the course and the Student Rules.