Bachelor of Accounting with Honours (Accredited by CPA Australia)

Bachelor of Accounting with Honours (Accredited by CPA Australia) (R2/344/6/0040 (A5885) 03/20)

Bachelor of Accounting with Honours (BAC) aims to produce knowledgeable, analytical and competent accounting graduates to fulfil the country's growing need of accounting profession.

This programme is designed to achieve the following Programme Education Objectives (PEO):

  1. To produce competent graduates with comprehensive knowledge and skills in accounting and other relevant disciplines which can be applied in accounting environment.
  2. To produce competent graduates who are able to respond ethically and professionally in their working environment and society.
  3. To produce competent graduates who are able to think critically, communicate, lead and collaborate in teams when executing their accounting duties.
  4. To produce competent graduates with diverse career opportunities and the ability to adapt to the dynamic changes in the business environment as well as to pursue lifelong learning.

Programme Synopsis

The programme is designed to fulfil the country’s need for professionals in accounting. In designing the programme, due consideration is given to ensuring that potential graduates are well equipped with the knowledge and skills to meet the challenging work environment.

Learners are required to complete a total of 134 credit hours of prescribed studies in order to graduate. The programme structure covers five main areas:

  • accounting, finance and related knowledge
  • organisational and business knowledge
  • information technology
  • communication skills, industrial exposure and integrated case study, and
  • non-accounting knowledge taken through elective courses

Programme Director


Name : LIANA BINTI MOHAMAD
Tel (Office) : 03 89135523
Email : liana_mohamad@oum.edu.my

Learners are required to complete a total of 134 credit hours of prescribed studies in order to graduate. The Programme Learning Outcomes (PLO) of this programme is to prepare accounting graduates who are able to:

  1. Acquire knowledge of concepts, principles, practices and standards of accounting and other relevant disciplines which are applicable to accounting competencies;
  2. Apply practical and technical skills in accounting and other relevant disciplines to undertake the tasks in the field of accounting;
  3. Adapt different roles required in society and to contribute positively to the community and relevant stakeholders;
  4. Demonstrate awareness of ethics and moral values as well as professionalism in their professional duties;
  5. Function individually or in teams, with a capability to be a leader as well as communicate effectively and good team players;
  6. Think critically and suggest possible solutions using the acquired knowledge and skills in solving problems related to accounting or other issues in business environment;
  7. Recognise the need to engage in life-long learning for continuous improvement and professional development; and
  8. Enhance managerial and entrepreneurship skills in striving to accomplish the highest achievement.

Kemasukan Biasa

MUET Band 2; DAN
i. Lulus STPM atau setaraf dengan minimum Gred C+ (NGMP 2.33) dalam 2 mata pelajaran dan kredit Matematik pada peringkat SPM; atau
ii. Lulus STAM dengan minimum gred Jayyid (baik) dan kredit Matematik pada peringkat SPM; atau
iii. Lulus Diploma (Tahap 4 MQF) dalam perakaunan atau bidang berkaitan atau setara dengan minimum PNGK 2.50; atau
iv. Lulus Matrikulasi/Foundation/Asasi atau setara dengan minimum PNGK 2.50 dan kredit Matematik pada peringkat SPM; atau
v. Lulus UEC dengan minimum Gred B dalam 5 mata pelajaran termasuk Matematik; atau
vi. Kelayakan lain yang diiktiraf setara dengannya.

Syarat kompetensi Bahasa Inggeris bagi pelajar antarabangsa: Skor TOEFL 550 atau IELTS 5.5 atau yang setaraf.

Nota:
Syarat kredit Matematik peringkat SPM bagi calon (i), (ii) dan (iv) boleh dikecualikan jika kelayakan tersebut mengandungi mata pelajaran Matematik dan pencapaiannya setara/lebih daripada keperluan kredit mata pelajaran tersebut pada peringkat SPM. (Kesetaraan mata pelajaran adalah tanggungjawab PPT dan PPT perlu mempunyai polisi/prosedur dalaman yang kukuh dalam membuat penilaian kesetaraan tersebut).

ATAU

Kemasukan APEL
• Warganegara Malaysia; dan
• Calon hendaklah berumur 21 tahun dan ke atas pada tahun permohonan dibuat; dan
• Mempunyai pengalaman kerja/pengalaman pembelajaran terdahulu yang berkaitan; dan
• Lulus Penilaian APEL bagi Sarjana Muda (yang dikendalikan oleh OUM).

Normal Entry

MUET Band 2; AND
i. Pass STPM or its equivalent, with minimum Grade C+ (GP 2.33) in 2 subjects, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or
ii. Pass STAM with minimum grade of Jayyid (good), and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or
iii. Pass Diploma (MQF Level 4) in accounting or related field, or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50; or
iv. Pass Matriculation/Foundation/Asasi or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50, and a credit in Mathematics at SPM level; or
v. Pass UEC with minimum Grade B in 5 subjects including Mathematics; or
vi. Other recognised equivalent qualifications.

English competency requirement for international students: Score of TOEFL 550 or IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.

Note:
The credit requirement in Mathematics at SPM level for candidates (i), (ii) and (iv) can be exempted if the qualifications comprise of Mathematics subject and the achievement is equivalent to/above the credit requirement of the subject at the SPM level. (Equality of the subjects is the responsibility of HEP and the HEP needs to have strong internal policies/procedures in assessing the equality).

OR

APEL entry
• Malaysian; and
• Candidate must be 21 years old and above in the year of application being made; and
• Have previous working experience/learning relevant to the field applied; and
• Pass APEL Assessment for Bachelor Degree (conducted by OUM).


Note:
  1. The provisional offer of admission will be revoked if the candidate:
    1. Fails to submit evidence of qualification within the stipulated date; or
    2. Does not meet the entry requirements of the University.
  2. Entry requirements are subject to change as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.
  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
Sem 1 RM1,792 RM2,016 RM2,016 RM2,016 RM2,016
Sem 2 RM1,792 RM1,792 RM2,016 RM2,016 RM2,016
Sem 3 RM2,016 RM2,016 RM2,016 RM2,016 RM2,464
Total RM 30,016
* Fees applicable to Malaysians and Permanent Residents only.
* International students are required to pay registration fees of RM1,000 and an additional 20% for the tuition fees.
* The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.

Discount for the Physically Challenged Learners (OKU) and Senior Citizens

The University offers 50% discount for:

  • Senior citizens aged 60 and above on registration date; and
  • Physically challenged learners – a valid Orang Kelainan Upaya (OKU) is required.

These discounts are for subject fees only and are not applicable for research and other fees. The discounts are also not valid for second time registration and repeating of subjects.

Learners who receive this discount are not entitled to other discounts and promotions.



Note

♦ Processing fee:

  • RM30 (Malaysian) & RM100 (International)

♦ Financial options:

  • PTPTN; or
  • EPF (Account 2); or
  • Education or Personal Loan from commercial banks; or
  • HRDF (subject to employer’s eligibility); or
  • Flexible Payment Scheme.

♦ Payment Mode:

  • JomPAY; or
  • Internet Banking; or
  • Debit/Credit Card.

MPU Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
HUBUNGAN ETNIK 2
TAMADUN ISLAM DAN TAMADUN ASIA 2
ENTEPRENEURSHIP 3
HEALTH AND WELLNESS 3
COMMUNITY SERVICE 2
TOTAL CREDIT 12

University Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
LEARNING SKILL FOR OPEN DISTANCE LEARNERS 3
TOTAL CREDIT 3

Basic Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT 3
INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION 3
TOTAL CREDIT 6

Core Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
MICROECONOMICS 3
PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS 3
PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING 3
MATHEMATICS FOR MANAGEMENT 3
INTRODUCTORY ACCOUNTING 3
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING & REPORTING 1 3
INTERMEDIATE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I 3
INTERMEDIATE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING II 3
ADVANCED FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 3
MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING I 3
MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING II 3
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT I 3
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT II 3
STATISTICAL METHODS 3
ACCOUNTING THEORY 3
AUDIT I 3
AUDIT II 3
BUSINESS LAW 3
COMPANY LAW 3
TAXATION I 3
TAXATION II 3
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 3
STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 3
PUBLIC SECTOR ACCOUNTING 3
ADVANCED MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING 3
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 3
ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR 3
INDUSTRIAL TRAINING 8
INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 3
ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEM I 3
ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEM II 3
INTEGRATED CASE STUDY 3
TOTAL CREDIT 101

Elective Courses (Choose four only)

Subject Name Credit Hours
SPECIALISED FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 3
FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS 3
PORTFOLIO INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT 3
E-COMMERCE 3
ISLAMIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 3
BANK MANAGEMENT 3
EMPLOYMENT AND INDUSTRIAL LAW 3
PROJECT I & PROJECT II 6
TOTAL CREDIT 12

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