For Janelle Chan, a postgraduate qualification in accounting helped her make the career change she was looking for.
Forensic Accountant, McGrathNicol
I was lucky enough to go on a study tour to Europe which I loved. The tour put a lot of the classroom theory into context and helped to guide my career direction.
Looking to transition out of her career in psychology and into the financial sector, Janelle Chan completed Master of Professional Accounting.
On her experience at RMIT she says she was provided with opportunities to learn and expand her horizons. “The lecturers are excellent at teaching theoretical concepts and relating these to the real business environment.”
During her study Janelle also undertook a study tour to Europe which she says she loved, providing her the opportunity to visit global organisations and meet international business leaders.
She says the the tour put a lot of the classroom theory into context and helped to guide her career direction. She is currently working as a forensic accountant at McGrathNicol.