Structure and Courses (2013/14)
|Part One||Part Two|
|Core courses||Elective courses* (choose any six)|
Financial Accounting and External Reporting
Financial Accounting Theory
Cost and Management Accounting
Business Valuation and Analysis
Auditing and Professional Practice
Comparative Financial Reporting
Business and Company Law
Management Control Systems
Taxation and Tax Planning
Assurance Services and Information Technology
Financial Management for Professional Accountants
Accounting Information Systems and Internal Control
Taxation in China
Corporate Governance: A Global Perspective
Applied Corporate Governance for Capital Markets
Accounting and Management Planning for Enterprises
Independent Study in Accounting
Financial Markets and Instruments
The sequence of core and elective courses may be changed if necessary.
Availability of electives depends on the offerings of each academic year, and is subject to change in different trimesters.
To enhance flexibility, students may also opt to take one elective course from the other MSc programs offered in CUHK Business School, subject to approval by the Program Director.
Course and Unit Exemption
Graduates of the CUHK PDPA Program are exempted from Part One courses.* Accounting graduates of recognized universities or graduates of other postgraduate diploma programs in accounting may also receive exemption from these courses at the discretion of the Program Director and with approval from the Dean of Graduate School. Students should observe the procedures listed in the Postgraduate Student Handbook and submit their application to the Graduate School via the Program.
* Graduates must attain a minimum GPA 3.0 or above in PDPA program