REGISTERED TUITION PROVIDER IN SINGAPORE
PREPARATORY COURSE FOR CPA AUSTRALIA PROGRAM (PROFESSIONAL LEVEL)
What is CPA Australia?
CPA Australia is one of the world’s leading professional accountancy organisations, with more than 144,000 members in 127 countries. A large number of CPA Australia members hold senior leadership roles, and a large proportion of these operate at CEO or CFO level or as business owners.
The CPA (Certified Practising Accountant) designation is recognised throughout the world, and denotes a combination of strategic business skill and leadership as well as technical rigour. It represents a soundness in depth, breadth and quality of knowledge in accounting and finance.
The CPA Program® is a rigorous, educational and experience program, comprising education segments and integrated workplace learning. For more information on the CPA Program® and gaining the CPA designation, visit the CPA Australia website
Why Should I Study Tuition for the CPA Program® at Noesis?
The tuition provided to candidates by Noesis complements the CPA Program® distance education program. We use extensively materials produced by CPA Australia, including presentation slides, student support notes, study texts and BPP Revision Kits.
Each segment consists of at least 32 hours of study, and includes a mock exam.
Maximum segments allowed per semester at Noesis Academy: 2
Teacher-to-student ratio: On Average, 16 students : 1 lecturer
Graduation Criteria: Passing the professional assessments.
Late fee payment: No charges
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Dr. Yee Wee Chun
+65 9359 9385 /
+65 6225 5452
Next Intake Date
August 2017 (View Schedule and Fees)
Intakes Each Year
February and July
Mode of Study
Part-time weekend or weekday evening classes
CPA Australia CURRICULUM
The CPA Program® consists of 6 subjects (4 compulsory plus 2 electives to be selected from 3 on offer), which together equip students with the knowledge and skills required to succeed in senior accounting positions.
NOESIS prides itself on the quality of its lecturers across all programmes. The profile of some of our lecturers is below.
Dr. Yee Wee Chun (Full-Time)
DBA (Northumbria), MBA (Duke), BA (Econs, Virginia)
Wee Chun started his career as a Financial Analyst at General Electric under the prestigious Financial Management Program in the US. After his MBA , he joined the Boston Consulting Group in Kuala Lumpur, with assignments in major corporations in Malaysia and Indonesia. Wee Chun was Chief Executive and Executive Director of MIM-INTI Management Institute and INTI Management Services for 7 years before founding Noesis in 2009. His doctoral research is in strategic management. He was also awarded the Dean’s Recognition award at Duke University and graduated with High Distinction at the University of Virginia. Dr. Yee teaches the following modules: Global Strategy & Leadership and Contemporary Business Issues
Patrick Liau (Full-Time)
CPA Australia, MCom (Griffith University), BCom (University of Queensland)
Mr. Liau has more than 8 years of working experience in Accounting and Finance. He is currently
CEO of Tan Zhen Holdings Pte Ltd. He started his career as an accountant and later worked as a
senior finance manager in various industries. He is a CPA Australia holder and holds a Master of
Commerce (Banking and Finance) from Griffith University and Bachelor of Commerce from the
University of Queensland. He teaches the Ethics and Governance module.
Dr. Christine Yap Yee Ming (Full-Time)
PhD (UPM), MBA (Econ and Fin, NUS), FCCA, MIA
Christine is currently serving as a Senior Accounting Lecturer in one of the private universities in Malaysia. She has 10 years of teaching experience at bachelor degree level and in professional studies such as ACCA, CFA and CIMA. Christine’s main areas of expertise are Financial Accounting and Reporting. She has 12 years of industrial work experience, including spells as finance manager and accounting manager in foreign MNCs. During her career she has worked for companies such as Stryker, New Zealand Milk and ERA Reality Network in Singapore. Christine holds a PhD at the University Putra Malaysia (UPM) focusing on management accounting practices and the role of accountants. Christine teaches the following modules: Financial Reporting, Strategic Management Accounting
CFA, FRM, PRM, MBA, B. Sc. Maths., Grad. Dip. in Statistics
Mr. Fabian Moa is currently the Centre Director of Noesis Academy, Singapore. In his role, he lectures in the CFA Program for Level I to III and in the CPA Australia Program (Financial Risk Management module) in Malaysia and Singapore. He started his career in 2007 as a lecturer in INTI College Sarawak. He then joined Hong Leong Bank in 2011 as an executive in Asset Liability Management Analytics. In 2013, he joined AmBank as a Senior Executive, Liquidity Risk in the Group Market Risk Department. Mr. Moa received his Bachelors of Science in Mathematics from Beijing Concorde University in 2007. He then completed his MBA from Kursk State Technical University in 2008. In 2010, he completed his Graduate Diploma in Statistics conferred by the Royal Statistical Society, United Kingdom. Mr. Moa is a CFA Charterholder, certified FRM and PRM holder. Fabian teaches the Financial Risk Management module.Dr. Chong Aik Lee (Part-Time)
CPA Australia, PhD. (Accounting, UUM), Master (Accounting, Macquarie), Bach (Accounting, Deakin)Dr. Chong started his career as an auditor with Deloitte Kassim Chan and later started his own audit firm. Dr. Chong has many years of lecturing experience at UTAR and UCSI. He has also authored a textbook titled “Auditing Principles and Assurance Services.” He was a former Council Member and former Chairman of the Technical Committee CPA Australia, Malaysia Division.. He teaches the Advanced Audit and Assurance module.
- Hold a qualification that is assessed as comparable to at least an Australian bachelor degree.
- Language requirement: Minimum GCE A Level English pass or equivalent
For more details on the CPA Program and gaining the CPA designation, kindly visit the CPA Australia website.
SEMESTER 2, 2017 INTAKE
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|Subject||Intake Date||Lecture Hours||Instructor|
|Ethics and Governance||5 Aug 2017||Patrick Liau|
|Financial Reporting||18 Aug 2017||Dr. Christine Yap|
|Strategic Management Accounting||20 Aug 2017||Dr. Christine Yap|
|Global Strategy and Leadership||10 Aug 2017||Dr. Yee Wee Chun|
|Financial Risk Management||Not available this semester (Webinar only)||Fabian Moa Hiong Cheong|
|Contemporary Business Issues||11 Aug 2017||Dr. Yee Wee Chun|
|Advanced Audit and Assurance||5 Aug 2017||Dr. Chong Aik Lee|