Accounting Principles (ACCT5001)
UNIT OF STUDY
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.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Executive Master of Public Administration
- Graduate Certificate in Commerce
- Graduate Certificate in Public Administration
- Graduate Diploma in Commerce
- Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting
- Graduate Diploma in Public Administration
- Master of Commerce
- Master of Professional Accounting
- Master of Public Administration
Further unit of study information
1 x 3hr class per week
Mid-semester examination (25%), individual and/or group assignment (25%), and final examination (50%)
Carlon, S., Mladenovic, R., Palm, C., Kimmel, P.D., Weygandt, J.J. Financial Accounting: Building Accounting Knowledge, Wiley.
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