Master of Accounting and Finance (MAcctFin)

Program Code

MACFI

Academic Year

2020

Program Faculty

Faculty of the Professions

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Master of Accounting and Finance offers a combination of accounting and finance studies in order to extend knowledge of both disciplines. Successful completion will provide graduates with a professional accounting qualification.
The Master of Accounting and Finance is an AQF Level 9 Masters Conversion qualification with a standard full-time duration of 2 years.

Conditions

Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Faculty before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Academic Program Rules for Master of Accounting and Finance

There shall be a Master of Accounting and Finance.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the degree of Master of Accounting and Finance the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 48 units, comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 42 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 6 units
Core Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Courses students must complete courses to the value of 42 units.

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ACCTING 7014 Management Accounting (M) 3
ACCTING 7019 Accounting Concepts and Methods (M) 3
ACCTING 7020 Intermediate Financial Reporting (M) 3
ACCTING 7023 Advanced Financial Accounting (M) 3
CORPFIN 7005 Principles of Finance (M) 3
CORPFIN 7019 Advanced Funds Management (M) 3
CORPFIN 7020 Derivatives (M) 3
CORPFIN 7039 Equity Valuation & Analysis (M) 3
CORPFIN 7040 Fixed Income Securities (M) 3
ECON 7200 Economic Principles (M) 3
COMMLAW 7012 Business and Corporations Law 3
ACCTING 7026 Accounting Systems and Processes (M) 3
ACCTFIN 7001 Ethical Principles in Finance & Accounting 3
CORPFIN 7033 Quantitative Methods (M) 3