Current students

Course search

Unit details

Return to previous page

MAA303 - Auditing

Note: You are seeing the 2013 view of this unit information. These details may no longer be current. [Go to the current version]
Enrolment modes:

(B, S, W, X)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings:

Trimester 1 (B, S, W, X), trimester 3 (B, X)

EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

D Mihret

Prerequisite:

MAA203 or MAA260 or MAA261

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours: 1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week
Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

The unit examines auditing and assurance services with a focus on the financial report audit. The regulatory and legal environment is discussed. Students learn about the planning, execution and reporting phases of the audit. A group assignment requires students to do an analytical review and assess the internal control system in a given company scenario.

Assessment

Written Assignment (Group/2-3 students) 2000 words 25%, Test(s) (online x 8 each 1.95%) 15%, Examination 2 hours 60%

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

From Trimester 3 2013:

Assessment 1 Tests (online multiple MCQ) 10%

Assessment 2 (Individual) - Written research assignment - 1500 words 15%

Assessment 3 (Group/3) - Audit case study - 2000/2500 words 15%

Examination 2 hours 60%

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

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1224$1224$2506$2660

* 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.

Return to previous page

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

8th June 2007