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MAA363 - Corporate Accounting

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:


EFTSL value:


Unit chair:

S Johl (Trimester 1), J Betts (Trimester 3)


MAA103, MAA261



Incompatible with:

MAA201, MAA260

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1.5 hour class, 1 x 2 hour seminar per week.

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


The unit studies Australian financial reporting within the international accounting environment, with the aim to provide a broad context for the understanding of corporate reporting issues. Issues to be examined include recognition and measurement of assets, liabilities, equity income and expenses; the processes for accounting for investments in subsidiaries in Australian financial reporting; and the form and content of published financial reports.


Assessment 1 (Individual) - Written assignment (equivalent to 2000 words) - 20%

Assessment 2 (Group of 3-4 students) - Presentation (10-15 mins) - 10%

Assessment 3 (Individual) - e-portfolio  (800 words) - 10%

Examination 2 hours 60%

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

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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