Table of undergraduate units of study: The University of Sydney Business School

The University of Sydney Business School subject areas

Please note: The Business School website (sydney.edu.au/business/ugunits) contains the most up to date information on unit of study availability and other requirements. Timetabling information for 2015 is available on this website (sydney.edu.au/business/timetable). Students should note that units of study are run subject to demand.

Accounting

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
For the award of a major in Accounting, students complete:
(1) 18 credit points in junior units of study: BUSS1030, ACCT1006 and BUSS1020* (or ECMT1010);
(2) 12 credit points in compulsory senior units of study: ACCT2011 and ACCT2012; and
(3) a minimum of 24 credit points in elective senior units of study.
* Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce and related combined degrees must complete BUSS1020 as it is a core unit for these programs.

Junior units of study

BUSS1030
Accounting, Business and Society
6    N ACCT1001 or ACCT1002 or ACCT1003 or ACCT1004 or ACCT1005, ACCT1001 or ACCT1002 or ACCT1003 or ACCT1004 or ACCT1005, ACCT1001 or ACCT1002 or ACCT1003 or ACCT1004 or ACCT1005


This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce and combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees.
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
ACCT1006
Accounting and Financial Management
6    P ACCT1005 or BUSS1030
N ACCT1001 or ACCT1002 or ACCT1003 or ACCT1004, ACCT1001 or ACCT1002 or ACCT1003 or ACCT1004, ACCT1001 or ACCT1002 or ACCT1003 or ACCT1004
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
BUSS1020
Quantitative Business Analysis
6    N ECOF1010 or ECMT1010 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or MATH1015 or STAT1021 or ENVX1001, ECOF1010 or ECMT1010 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or MATH1015 or STAT1021 or ENVX1001, ECOF1010 or ECMT1010 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or MATH1015 or STAT1021 or ENVX1001


This unit of study is a compulsory part of the Bachelor of Commerce, combined Bachelor of Commerce degrees.
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
ECMT1010
Introduction to Economic Statistics
6    N ECMT1011 or ECMT1012 or ECMT1013 or MATH1015 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or STAT1021 or ECOF1010 or BUSS1020 or ENVX1001, ECMT1011 or ECMT1012 or ECMT1013 or MATH1015 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or STAT1021 or ECOF1010 or BUSS1020 or ENVX1001, ECMT1011 or ECMT1012 or ECMT1013 or MATH1015 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or STAT1021 or ECOF1010 or BUSS1020 or ENVX1001
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2

Senior units of study

Compulsory units for the major
ACCT2011
Financial Accounting A
6    P (ACCT1001 or ACCT1005 or BUSS1030) and (ACCT1002 or ACCT1006) and (ECMT1010 or BUSS1020)
N ACCT2001, ACCT2001, ACCT2001
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
ACCT2012
Management Accounting A
6    P (ACCT1001 or ACCT1005 or BUSS1030) and (ACCT1002 or ACCT1006)
N ACCT2002, ACCT2002, ACCT2002
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
Elective units for the major
ACCT3011
Financial Accounting B
6    P ACCT2011 or ACCT2001
N ACCT3001, ACCT3001, ACCT3001
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
ACCT3012
Management Accounting B
6    P ACCT2012 or ACCT2002
N ACCT3002, ACCT3002, ACCT3002


Discipline Permission required for students who have not passed ACCT2012 (or ACCT2002)
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
ACCT3013
Financial Statement Analysis

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (ACCT2011 or ACCT2001) and (FINC2011 or FINC2001)
N ACCT3003

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
ACCT3014
Auditing and Assurance
6    P ACCT3011 or ACCT3001
N ACCT3004, ACCT3004, ACCT3004
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2
ACCT3031
International Corporate Governance
6    A CLAW2201
P ACCT2011 or ACCT2001
Semester 2
Semester 2
ACCT3032
Current Issues in Management Accounting

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P ACCT2012 or ACCT2002

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
CLAW2201
Corporations Law
6    P Any 4 full semester junior units of study including CLAW1001
N CLAW2001, CLAW2001, CLAW2001
Semester 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 2

Honours year units of study

For the award of the Bachelor of Commerce, the Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies) or any other non-Business School degree with Honours in Accounting, students complete an additional honours year of study comprising the five units listed below.
BUSS4000
Honours in Business - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

  
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Permission is required to enrol in this unit. Please contact the Business Programs Unit for details: business.studentsupport@sydney.edu.au
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4001
Business Honours Research Methods - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4102
Accounting Honours A

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12   

Prerequisites: Students will meet the entry requirements to the Honours program, including completion of a pass undergraduate degree and a major in the specialisation area.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4103
Accounting Honours B

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12    P BUSS4102


Prerequisites: Students will meet the entry requirements to the Honours program, including completion of a pass undergraduate degree and a major in the specialisation area.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS4004
Business Honours Thesis - Departmental permission is required for this unit

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2