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Digital Technologies and Data Management Major (M ProfAcc)

Postgraduate major

Explore accounting topics in information technology, program management, programming, database design, and database analytics and security.

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  • Qualification
    Digital Technologies and Data Management Major (M ProfAcc)
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Why study Digital Technologies and Data Management Major (M ProfAcc) at Curtin?

Broad career options

Improve your skills in areas including information security, project management or programming.

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Curtin is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide.

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Get the Curtin edge

Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.



This major will help to increase your core accounting capabilities across data management and information systems.

Highly flexible, this major will allow you to handpick units across a broad range of areas: designing database systems and writing SQL; programming; developing algorithms; analysing data to make informed business decisions; using enterprise resource planning systems; conducting project management practices; and implementing security management practices.

Note: This major sits within the Master of Professional Accounting degree. To apply for this major, you will apply for the Master of Professional Accounting.

What jobs can the Digital Technologies and Data Management Major (M ProfAcc) lead to?


  • Information technology accountant
  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Business analyst
  • Internal auditor
  • Tax agent
  • Treasurer


  • Accounting
  • Finance and investment
  • Government
  • Law
  • Resources and renewables

Professional recognition

As part of the Master of Professional Accounting, this major meets the core competency requirements of professional accounting bodies including Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, ACCA and CPA Australia.

Credit for recognised learning (CRL)

Use your experience to get credit towards your degree

Finish your course sooner with credit for your previous study or work experience.

Fees and charges

Please view the Master of Professional Accounting degree for indicative fees.

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How to apply

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