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Bachelor of Business Administration with Honours in Professional Accounting --
BBA (Hons) Pro Acctg

 

JUPAS programme code:

  JA9202
Intake:   0 (Stop new admission)
Minimum no. of credits required:   140
Normal duration of programme:   3 years
Language of instruction:   English (supplemented by Chinese)
Interview:   Maybe required on a selective basis
Contact information:   Email: ba@ouhk.edu.hk
Tel: 2768 6940

Programme aims

This programme is designed to provide high-quality education in the accounting profession or knowledge and skills in various aspects of accounting for those who wish to pursue or advance their careers in business.

Programme coverage

The programme develops your professional competencies, and broadens your knowledge of accounting and related disciplines. Students will be introduced to different aspects of accounting and business, such as financial accounting, management accounting, taxation, auditing, law and accounting information systems.

Programme structure

Students have to complete a set of core courses that provide them with a solid foundation in business. They then proceed in their studies by specializing in a range of accounting and related disciplines.

Core courses

  • English and Communications for Business I
  • English and Communications for Business II
  • Business Computing Applications
  • Business Statistics
  • Quantitative Methods for Decision Making
  • Introduction to Accounting I
  • Introduction to Accounting II
  • Introduction to Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • Principles and Practices of Management
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Business Law I
  • Introduction to Financial Management
  • Management Policy and Strategy

Specialization courses

  • Company Accounting I
  • Company Accounting II
  • Company Law I
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Management and Cost Accounting
  • Business Issues and Ethics
  • Advanced Financial Reporting and Analysis I
  • Advanced Financial Reporting and Analysis II
  • Taxation I
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Auditing I
  • Auditing II

And two elective courses

Year One Courses

Term Course Code Course Title No of Credits
Autumn BUS B103F English and Communications for Business I 5

BIS B121F

Business Computing Applications 5

BUS B171F

Business Statistics 5

ACT B211F

Introduction to Accounting I 5
Spring BUS B104F English and Communications for Business II 5

ACT B212F

Introduction to Accounting II 5

MGT B240F

Principles and Practices of Management 5

MKT B250F

Introduction to Marketing 5

BUS B272F

Quantitative Methods for Decision Making 5

Year Two Courses

Term Course Code Course Title No of Credits
Autumn

LAW B262F

Business Law I

5

FIN B280F

Introduction to Financial Management

5

ACT B313F

Management and Cost Accounting

5

ACT B331F

Company Accounting I

5

ECON A231F

Introduction to Microeconomics

5

Spring

ACT B304F

Accounting Information Systems

5

ACT B332F

Company Accounting II

5

BUS B368F

Business Issues and Ethics

5

ECON A232F

Introduction to Macroeconomics

5

 

An Elective Course

5

Year Three Courses

Term Course Code Course Title No of Credits
Autumn

LAW B333F

Company Law I

5

 

ACT B405F

Advanced Management Accounting

5

 

ACT B407F

Advanced Financial Reporting and Analysis I

5

 

ACT B414F

Taxation I

5

 

ACT B416F

Auditing I

5

Spring

MGT B399F

Management Policy and Strategy

5

 

ACT B408F

Advanced Financial Reporting and Analysis II

5

 

ACT B417F

Auditing II

5

   

An Elective Course

5

Career prospects

The programme is designed to equip you with accounting and financial management knowledge and skills needed to respond to a changing business environment, as well as interpersonal and business management skills to ensure that learned theories can be put into practice. Graduates will enjoy enhanced career opportunities as professional accountants, or pursue careers in related fields such as auditing, taxation, and business advisory services.

Professional recognition

  • Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)

The programme is accredited by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) and the graduates of this programme will be eligible for registration for the HKICPA's Qualification Programme (QP).

This programme is accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Graduates of this programme are entitled to exemptions of up to a maximum of nine papers of the examinations organized by the ACCA Examinations Scheme.

For the most recent information about the exemptions and recognition granted by these professional institutions, please contact the relevant professional institutions, or refer to the following webpage: http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/bacollaboration

 
 

Maintained by: Full-time Programmes Office ( ftreg@ouhk.edu.hk )
Modified Date: Feb 13, 2014

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