The Graduate Diploma in Taxation is the second stage of Curtin's modular taxation course, which includes the graduate certificate, graduate diploma and masters levels. You can exit after completing four units to receive a graduate certificate, after eight units to receive a graduate diploma, or after 12 units for a Master of Taxation.
This specialised and applied course is primarily designed for commerce graduates who are seeking further qualifications or continuing professional development. It offers an in-depth understanding of taxation principles and applications, building on the graduate ceritficate to provide knowledge in capital gains, trusts, GST and indirect taxes.
You can also tailor the course to suit your specific career goals.
On successful completion you may be eligible to enrol in the Master of Taxation.
Credit for previous study
If you have completed a Graduate Certificate in Taxation from Curtin, you may recieve 100 credit points towards this course. Other credits may be available if you have successfully completed either the Chartered Practising Accountants program or the Institute of Chartered Accountants Chartered Accountants program, as well as selected credits for the Tax Institute's Chartered Taxation Accountant program. All credits are subject to application and provision of relevant supporting documentation.
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strives to give high achieving international students the opportunity to gain an internationally recognised education through offering the Merit Scholarship. The Merit Scholarship will give you up to 25 per cent of your first year tuition fees and if you enrol in an ELB program at Curtin English before studying at Curtin, you will also receive a 10 per cent discount on your Curtin English fees.
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You can apply for this course if you have a bachelor degree in business, commerce or an appropriate related field, an equivalent qualification from a recognised tertiary institution, or a Graduate Certificate in Taxation. In addition you must meet Curtin's English competency standards. Minimum English language entry requirements: IELTS Writing- 6.0, Speaking- 6.0, Reading- 6.0, Listening- 6.0, Overall band score- 6.5.