Bachelor of Accounting with Honours (Accredited by CPA Australia)

Bachelor of Accounting with Honours (Accredited by CPA Australia) (R/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.

Normal Entry

Passed SPM/SPMV/MCE or equivalent with credit in Bahasa Melayu and Mathematics and passed English Language; AND
Passed STPM/HSC or equivalent with at least 2 principals (CGPA 2.33 for every subject); OR
Passed Diploma in Accounting or or equivalent (CGPA 2.50); OR
Passed a recognized Matriculation certficate with CGPA 2.50.

OR

APEL Entry (Only for Malaysians)

The candidate should be more than 21 years of age in the year of application; AND
Relevant work experience / prior experiential learning; AND
Pass the APEL Assessment (Aptitude Test & Portfolio) conducted by OUM
  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
Sem 1 RM1,704 RM1,917 RM1,917 RM1,917 RM1,917
Sem 2 RM1,704 RM1,704 RM1,917 RM1,917 RM1,917
Sem 3 RM1,917 RM1,917 RM1,917 RM1,917 RM2,343
Total RM28,542
* 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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