Unit details

MAA261 - Financial Accounting

Year
Year
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Enrolment modes:
Enrolment modes:
Enrolment modes:
Enrolment modes:
Credit point(s):1
Offerings:
Offerings:
Credit point(s):1
Offerings:
Offerings:
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
EFTSL value:0.125
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:

MAA203.

Cohort rule:Nil
Unit chair:

L Liu (Trimester 2), N Abayadeera (Trimester 3)

Unit chair:L Liu
Unit chair:
Unit chair:L Liu
Unit chair:
Prerequisite:

MAA103

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MAA102, MAA203

Contact hours:

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

Note:

Content

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

Content

Content

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.


From Trimester 3 2014:

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%

Examination (2 hours) - 60%

 

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


Assessment

Assessment

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.

Unit Fee Information

Unit fee information available soon

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.

Unit Fee Information

Unit fee information available soon

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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