Unit details

MAA261 - Financial Accounting

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

MAA203.

EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:Nil
Unit chair:

L Liu

Prerequisite:

MAA103

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MAA102, MAA203

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

The unit examines the financial accounting 'cycle', from the recording of relevant transactions through to the preparation of financial statements.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Group of 4 students) - Peer assessment involving learning base problem (equivalent to 2000 words) - 15%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Case study of accounting transactions manually entered and using MYOB to produce financial statements (equivalent to 2500 words) - 25%

Examination (2 hours) - 60%

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

It is recommended that students also complete an online test that has no assessment weightings or marks allocated.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1260$1260$2594$2754

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.


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