Normative 4-year Degree
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy
Offering Academic Unit
Department of Accountancy
Normal Period of Study
4 years
Maximum Period of Study
8 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
120 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (30 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2021/22

  Credit Units
University Requirements GE1401 University English 3
GE2402 English for Business Communication 3
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy 3
Distributional Requirements Take at least 1 course from each of the three distributional areas:

Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organisations
Area 3: Science and Technology

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College-specified Courses CB2203 Data-driven Business Modellling 3
CB2240 Introduction to Business Programming in Python 3
CB3043 Business Case Analysis and Communication 3

College / School Requirements (42 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2021/22

1. College Core Courses (33 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CB2100Introduction to Financial Accounting3
CB2101Introduction to Managerial Accounting3
CB2200Business Statistics3
CB2201Operations Management3
CB2500Information Management3
CB3410Financial Management3
CB4303Strategy and Policy3

2. College Electives (9 credit units) #
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
AC3202Corporate Accounting I3
CB2041Applications of Game Theory to Business3
CB3021Business Discovery Methods3
CB3041Financial Statement Analysis3
CB3044Introduction to Financial Markets3
CB3045Advanced Seminar on Business Case Analysis3
CS1102Introduction to Computer Studies3
IS2021Big Data Management3
IS2023Mobile Applications for Business3
MA1006Calculus and Linear Algebra for Business3
MGT3306Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management3
MKT3601China Business Environment3
MS3124Global Supply Chain Management3
MS3252Regression Analysis3
LW2903Business and Law3

# For BBA students, in the case that the same course being offered in the Major and in College Electives, the credit units earned will count only once, for fulfilling the Major requirement, then for fulfilling the College requirement. Students have to take another College elective course to make up for the freed credit units. Students are responsible for ensuring the College and Major requirements are fulfilled to obtain graduation qualification.

For Normative 4-year students declaring BBA double major, 9 credits of College Elective will be exempted.

Major Requirements (30 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2021/22

1.  Core Courses (27 credit units)

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
AC3202Corporate Accounting I3
AC4251Taxation and Tax Planning3
AC4301Corporate Accounting II3
AC4303Advanced Financial Accounting3
AC4332Corporate Finance and Control3
AC4382Contemporary Accounting and Business Issues: Global Perspectives3
AC4391Accounting and Business Ethics3
LW3902The Law Relating to Companies3Students are required to take LW2903 to fulfil the prerequisite requirement

2. Electives (3 credit units)

Choose one course from the courses listed below:

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
AC3252Accounting and Taxation Systems in the Chinese Mainland3
AC4161Accounting and Management Information Systems3
AC4305Advanced Accounting Practice3
AC4308Accounting Meets Culture - Int'l Std Setting Bodies, Sustainability & Cultural Insights from Europe3
AC4322Advanced Management Accounting3
AC4343Advanced Auditing Practice3
AC4351Advanced Taxation3
AC4383AC Professional Internship and Professional Attachment3
AC4384Advanced Professional Internship3
Any one Core & Elective course from other BBA Majors3

The Department reserves the right to make adjustments to semester of course offerings whenever it deems necessary. Programme structure, course codes and course titles are subject to continuous review and changes.