Bachelor of Applied Management (Accounting – CPA Foundation Pathway) in Ara Institute of Canterbury

Ara Institute of Canterbury

Campus: Christchurch

Duration: 3 years

Intake: Feb and July

 *Fee:   $19,340+ $500 text book costs

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Our degree helps you to complete the foundation level for accreditation with the internationally certified Australian professional accountancy entity – CPA.

With a unified practical experience aspect the CPA course takes you from the base level to the professional level with courses including:

  • Research
  • Accounting
  • Business computing
  • Commercial law and business ethics
  • Economics
  • Marketing
  • Communications
  • Culture
  • Sustainability
    Course Structure:

     You are required to complete a minimum total of 360 credits.

    Career Outcomes:

    You can work anywhere in the world with this qualification. Your business, technical, personal capability and leadership skills will help you graduate loaded for key roles in any national and international business.

    Further Study Options:

    Further your can study with a graduate diploma in another area of business such as accounting, business transformation and change, event management, human resource management, innovation and entrepreneurship, operations and production management, project management, and sales and marketing.

    Eligibility criteria

    Academic eligibility:

    Student must have completed 10+2 in any stream.

    English language proficiency score:

    1. IELTS score of 6.0 with no less than 6.0

    SPEAKING- 6.0

    READING – 6.0

    WRITING – 6.0

    LISTENING – 6.0

    1. TOEFL Score of 70 is required (21 in writing)
    2. PTE required score is 54

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