MAA261 - Financial Accounting
|Year||2017 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
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Elka Johansson (Trimester 1), Tracey McDowall (Trimester 2)
Campus*: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning including 3 scheduled online workshops of 3 hours duration.
*For Warrnambool on campus offering T1 2017 only, there will be a converged mode of delivery using CloudDeakin and face-to-face workshops. More details will be available on the unit Cloud (online) site
The unit examines the financial accounting 'cycle', from the recording of relevant transactions through to the preparation of financial statements.
Assessment 1 (Group of 4) - Written evaluation and interpretation of an accounting cycle in a business situation (1250 words) - 15%
Assessment 2 (Individual) - A Case study to:
-manually prepare a complete set of accounting records and financial statements using the given events and transactions
-computerise the same events and transactions using XERO program and submit the financial statements
- self- reflect about student's learning experience in an e-portfolio (equivalent to 2500 words) - 25%
Examination (2 hours) - 60%
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.
It is required that students also complete an online test that has no assessments weightings or marks allocated.
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