MAA261 - Financial Accounting
|Year||2016 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)
|Previously coded as:|
T Mc Dowall
For students commencing courses M300, M307, D301, D313, D317, D321, D322, D325, D338, D366 or D388 from T1 2016: MAA103, MAE101, MAF101, MIS171, MLC101, MMK101, MMM132, MWL101.
Campus: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.
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 interpretation and evaluation of published financial information (equivalent to 1000 words) - 10%
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 MYOB program and submit the financial statements
- self- reflect about student's learning experience in an e-portfolio (equivalent to 2500 words) - 30%
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.