Course Description

The Bachelor of Accounting and Information Systems explores how people, information, computers, networks and processes come together to create cohesive business solutions. Sponsored by leading Australian organisations, the course offers students a scholarship worth approximately $40,000.

Students spend two 20-week periods in the accounting and information systems industries by working with Swinburne’s industry partners. Students learn how to use accounting systems to record and analyse business activities, prepare financial statements and management reports, and employ financial statements to guide investment decisions. They also learn how to use information from financial accounting systems to make decisions, develop operating strategies and evaluate business performance. The course also covers designing, building and implementing software solutions, analysing existing systems, and recommending solutions to address the information needs of organisations.

Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $10,958 per year full-time, $32,874 total course cost

Duration

3 years full time,

Starting dates

March

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 58.6% (national average 57.5%)
Improved skills: 78.8% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 80.5% (national average 78.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Swinburne University of Technology. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Swinburne University of Technology had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 76.3% (national average 74.8%)
Studying full time: 10.1% (national average 11.4%)
Median full time salary: $58,000 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

Swinburne University of Technology Code: BA-AIS

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