Master of Accounting and Marketing
Campus North Terrace Campus
Degree Type Masters by Coursework
Duration 2 years full-time or part-time equiv.
SATAC Code 3CM002
The Master of Accounting and Marketing provides comprehensive studies across the related fields of accounting and marketing. The degree meets the needs of entrants from both relevant and non-relevant degrees, catering for those seeking in-depth advancement in their field and an associated field; or entrants from a non-relevant degree seeking to comprehensively adapt to the new fields of accounting and marketing.
While the degree includes study in both fields, students choose to specialise in one area.
- The Accounting specialisation prepares students for a professional accounting career, with accreditation to proceed to the professional programs of CPA Australia.
- The Marketing specialisation develops students for a professional marketing career. It provides the advanced educational grounding for, and partial credit towards, the Australian Marketing Institute's (AMI) Certified Practising Marketer (CPM) qualification.
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SATAC Code 3CM002 Intake February and July Enquiries Ask AdelaideGraduate entry only
Graduate Entry A completed Bachelors degree or equivalent with at least a credit average; or a completed Graduate Certificate in Commerce from the University of Adelaide.SATAC Code: 3CM002
CRICOS 063093B Intake February and July
English Language Requirements
Australian Year 12 Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide IELTS Overall 6.5 Reading 6 Listening 6 Speaking 6 Writing 6 TOEFL Overall 79 Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21 Pearsons Overall 58 Reading 50 Listening 50 Speaking 50 Writing 50 Cambridge Overall 176 Reading 169 Listening 169 Speaking 169 Writing 169 Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements
Academic Entry Requirements
Tertiary Qualifications Bachelor degree or equivalent with a credit average.
Fees and Scholarships
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Annual tuition feesAustralian Full-fee place: $28,000
Annual tuition fees International student place: $40,000
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
- The Accounting specialisation, supplemented with marketing studies, strengthens graduates’ employability in corporations and government organisations.
- The advanced Marketing pathway improves graduates’ employability in organisations operating in the areas of taxation, auditing and management accounting.
The University of Adelaide Careers Service prepares, inspires and empowers students to achieve successful career transitions and connect with industry.
Graduate AttributesThe objective of this program is to produce graduates with specific attributes as outlined in University of Adelaide Graduate Attributes.
- Deep discipline knowledge
- Critical thinking and problem solving
- Teamwork and communication skills
- Career and leadership readiness
- Intercultural and ethical competency
- Self-awareness and emotional intelligence
Work placement can include:
The University's business programs have been awarded international accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education and has been earned by less than five per cent of the world's business schools. This means the University of Adelaide's business degrees are recognised internationally for their high quality and successful graduates.
Depending on the students' specialisation and course choices, the degree satisfies the requirements for application into CPA Australia, or to the Australian Market and Social Research Society (AMSRS) Certificate in Market Research.
The Master of Accounting and Marketing satisfies the academic requirements for associate membership to CPA Australia.
Accountant, Marketer / Marketing Manager
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Academic Program Rules
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Example Study Plan
Indicative study plan
Core Courses ACCTING 7019: Accounting Concepts and Methods (M)
ECON 7200: Economic Principles (M)
CORPFIN 7005: Principles of Finance (M)
CORPFIN 7033: Quantitative Methods (M)
ACCTING 7014: Management Accounting (M)
ACCTING 7020: Intermediate Financial Reporting (M)
ACCTING 7023: Advanced Financial Accounting (M)
ACCTING 7026: Accounting Systems and Processes (M)
COMMLAW 7012: Business and Corporations Law
MARKETNG 7104: Marketing Management (M)
MARKETNG 7023: Understanding Consumers (M)
MARKETNG 7025: Integrated Marketing Communications (M)
MARKETNG 7032: Strategic Marketing (M)
COMMERCE 7039: Business Research Methods
Research Component MARKETNG 7120: Research Project in Marketing
May include, but not limited to: Examinations, Group Assignments, Individual Assignments, Consulting Projects, Presentations, Quizzes, Tests, Tutorial Work as prescribed within each course.
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Last updated: Monday, 19 Feb 2018