MAA726 - Strategic Business Reporting

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Previously: Corporate Reporting
Prerequisite:

MAA718 and MAA720

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
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

2 x 3 hour seminars per week

Content

The unit commences with an examination of the wider professional duties and responsibilities of the accountant to an organisation’s stakeholders and the financial reporting framework within which the accountant operates. The unit then covers the detailed financial reporting requirements for group financial reports, the nature of reporting for specialised entities, including not-for-profit and SME organisations, and the implications of changes in accounting regulation. The unit concludes by exploring the appraisal of the financial performance and position of entities, including the accountant’s role in assessing and advising on the implications of accounting regulation on financial reporting, and current developments and their implications for financial reporting.

Hurdle requirement

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

Unit Fee Information

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