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MAA705 - Corporate Auditing

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

V Bicudo de Castro

Prerequisite:

MPA701 or MAA717

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MAA762, MAA775, MAA783

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.

Content

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

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

Unit Fee Information

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