Bachelor of Business with a Major in Accounting and Financial Planning

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Summer Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Online

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative educational journey with the Business – Accounting and Financial Planning Major BA degree from Swinburne Online. Gain a comprehensive understanding of business practices, starting from the fundamentals, and graduate with hands-on experience in industry-standard software and strategies.


Elevate your financial expertise with the Bachelor of Business – Accounting and Financial Planning Major BA course at Swinburne Online. Acquire the essential tools to evaluate and communicate financial information, driving impactful business outcomes. Focus on the latest technology and sustainable investment practices, mastering the art of assisting clients in planning for investment, taxation, insurance, retirement, and estate planning.

Throughout your course, benefit from insights shared by esteemed guest speakers with significant experience in the business world. Past speakers from renowned organizations like Richmond Football Club and The Cheesecake Shop enhance students’ work readiness and foster valuable connections to the industry.

Admission Requirements

Enroll in the program by meeting the following requirements:

  • Completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification, including diplomas, advanced diplomas, associate degrees, and degrees.
  • Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may apply.
  • Students with prior tertiary studies satisfying academic requirements may be eligible for academic credit.
  • For non-Year 12 entry, provide evidence of completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification.
  • For Year 12 entry, successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or equivalent.

Courses include:

  • Financial Information Systems
  • Management Accounting for Planning and Control
  • Company Accounting
  • Taxation
  • Accounting Theory
  • Auditing
  • Industry Consulting Project
  • Advanced Innovative Business Practice
  • Learning and Communicating for Innovative Business Practice
  • Economic Principles

Invest in your education with a tuition fee of $62,160 AUD. Explore various payment options and financial assistance opportunities to support your academic journey.

Future Career Outcomes

  • Financial Planner: Develop financial strategies for individuals or organizations and assist clients with complex decisions to protect and grow their wealth.
  • Paraplanner: As a junior member of a financial planning team, collate documents from clients and complete the baseline, non-customer-facing work for a financial planning session.
  • Servicing Planner: Manage clients within a service capacity and be involved in client reviews. Servicing Planners are the first point of contact for customers who may be in need of financial advice.
  • Accountant: Prepare financial statements and income tax returns for clients.
  • Finance Manager: Plan, organize, direct, control and coordinate the financial and accounting activities within an organization.

Visa Requirements:

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