MAA705 - Corporate Auditing
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)|
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
V Bicudo de Castro
MPA701 or MAA717
MAA762, MAA775, MAA783
Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.
The unit aims to provide an introduction to essential concepts, professional standards, law, fieldwork and reporting practices of auditing in Australia. The unit provides a foundation for undertaking a financial statement audit.
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.
Assessment 1 (Individual) – Online tests –10%
Assessment 2 (Individual) – Individual assignment (3,000 words) – 30%
Examination (2 hours) – 60%
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination