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MAA753 - Professional Research and Analysis

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:


Unit chair:

A Khan


MPA701 or MAA717

For students enrolled in M759, M659 or M559: MAA727



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning including 3 scheduled online workshops of 3 hours duration


This unit builds on the accounting material presented in MAA716 Financial Accounting and MAA725 Advanced Accounting principles and Practice to introduce students to professional research and analysis principles as they apply to the accounting discipline. The unit will introduce relevant principles to students and require students to critically analyse various relevant, contemporary research reports within the accounting discipline.


Assessment 1 (Individual) - Research report (2000 words) - 20%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Research proposal (3000 words) - 30%

Examination - 2 hours- 50%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

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