MAA717 - Introductory Accounting


2021 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Not offered in 2021

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in M780 - Master of International Accounting, M780 - Master of International Accounting - Acca


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MPA701
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 3 hour seminar per week 


The unit assumes some background accounting knowledge. The unit aims to provide students with an understanding of the basic principles and procedures governing the processing of accounting information. Areas covered include, accounting and the business environment, the recording of business transactions and preparing financial reports, accounting information systems and internal controls. As part of the learning process, students will make use of several software tools to facilitate learning, including a commercial accounting package.

Hurdle requirement

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

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