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Accounting Honours A - BUSS4112

Year - 2018

This unit aims to add breadth and depth to students' appreciation of both (a) the range of topics encompassed within contemporary accounting research and (b) the range of research methods and methodologies used by Accounting researchers. It does so by training students to critically evaluate advanced research on topic areas such as financial accounting, management accounting, auditing, information systems and data management, intellectual capital, accountability, the interaction of accounting with capital markets (including earnings management and use of accounting numbers in financial analysis), public sector accounting and management, and critical accounting research.

Assessment
individual essay (30%), final assignment (70%)

Pre-requisites

Students must meet the entry requirements to the Honours program, including completion of a pass undergraduate degree and a major in the specialisation area

Co-requisites

BUSS4001; BUSS4113

Details

Faculty: Business (Business School)

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Accounting
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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