Graduate Diploma in Accounting

Whangarei
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About this programme

This programme builds on basic accounting knowledge and includes financial and management accounting, taxation, advanced financial and management accounting and an industry project. Graduates will develop competencies in advanced accounting concepts relating to finance, tax, financial and management accounting.

Please check with Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand regarding any further courses that may be required for this diploma if you wish to obtain the CA Professional or CPA qualification.

Courses in this programme

Compulsory Courses Level Credits
AMFA601 - Intermediate Financial Accounting 6 15
AMMA602 - Intermediate Management Accounting 6 15
AMTX606 - Taxation in New Zealand 6 15
AMFA700 - Advanced Financial Accounting 7 15
AMMA700 - Advanced Management Accounting 7 15
AMIP700 - Industry Project 7 45

Additional Costs

Programme-related Costs: $800 ($100.00 per paper for textbooks and stationery)

Career Options

Career opportunities include positions in the public, private and not for profit sectors in accounting roles.

Admission Information

Applicants for whom English is not their first language require a minimum IELTS score of 6 with no band lower than 5.5, or NZCEL Level 4 (Academic).

Academic Entry Requirements: 3-year degree or equivalent from approved institution. 

To undertake this programme there is a pre-requisite of Accounting Principles and Accounting Practices. This could be done as a bridging course. This will have an effect of lengthening the course and increasing the cost as it would then be a 9 paper qualification.

Qualification Gained

Northland Polytechnic Graduate Diploma in Accounting

The Graduate Diploma in Accounting can be used to study the academic requirements for NZICA (Whangarei) and CPA (Whangarei) programmes.

Courses and programmes may be cancelled, postponed or have their content or configuration changed from time to time (including during the academic year) at the discretion of NorthTec. Fees are an indication, include GST and apply to domestic students only. View terms and conditions

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Level

7

Delivery

Full time/Part time

Duration

18 months full time

Start Dates

Whangarei: February


Semester Dates (2019):18 Feb - 28 Jun
22 Jul - 29 Nov

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Cost Incl. GST (Approx):

Domestic: $5,634.06

Student levy may apply

International: $18,720.00

Programme Code

NT4890

Phone 0800 162 100
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