2014 Unit of Study

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Accounting Principles
UoS Code ACCT5001
Credit points 6
Offered Semester 1 and Semester 2
Prerequisites None
Assumed Knowledge
Additional Information
Lectures 1 x 3hr class per week
Assessment Mid-semester examination (25%), individual and/or group assignment (25%), and final examination (50%)
Description This unit provides an introduction to the generally accepted accounting principles and practices underlying financial accounting and reporting. It is intended for both accounting and non-accounting majors. The unit aims to introduce students to the concepts and skills required to prepare, analyse, and interpret financial statements.