Advanced Diploma of Accounting


  • Course Code FNS60215
  • Duration 26 weeks (23 weeks of study, 3 weeks of holidays)
  • Location Perth Campus
  • Timetable Monday and Tuesday (8.45am—5.00pm)
  • Self Directed Study 4-6 hours
  • Next Intake Date 10/07/17, 02/10/17

Course Outline

Our Advanced Diploma of Accounting will best suit you if you are already working in the accounting field and seeking professional identification. It will provide you with the opportunity to enhance and refine your skills in relation to manual and computerised bookkeeping, financial management, auditing, taxation, as well as applying economical principles to work in the financial services industry.

*Please note all WAIFS courses are offered via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

** This course can be assessed via RPL, distance learning and online assessment.

  • Entry Requirements

    Successful completion of Diploma of Accounting (or equivalent).

    IELTS score of 5.5 (or equivalent).

  • Pathways/Articulation

    After successful completion of this course, you will have the opportunity to continue your studies at an Australian university and may be able to apply for advanced standing in the degree course of your choice. The level of articulation may vary between universities, so you are advised to apply to the universities of your choice well in advance of completion of your qualification at WAIFS.

    You will also be eligible to join the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA) program. The full IPA Program is made up of two stages, which when completed will award you a Master of Business Administration from Deakin University..

    For more detailed information about this course, please contact admissions@waifs.wa.edu.au.

  • International Fees

    Tuition Fee: $4,950.00

    Materials Fee: $500.00

    A one off $230.00 Enrolment Fee is applicable to process the Application.

    *Course fees may change. This is usually annually on 1 July and typically no more than 4%.

    **Fees quoted are in AUS Dollars.

  • Domestic Fees

    Tuition Fee: $3,500.00

    Materials Fee: $500.00

    A one off $230.00 Enrolment Fee is applicable to process the Application.

    *Course fees may change. This is usually annually on 1 July and typically no more than 4%.

    **Fees quoted are in AUS Dollars.

    *** This course is eligible for funding. Please refer to Future Skills WA.