MPAQ701 - Accounting

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes:
  • FEBRUARY (MIBT-1)
  • JUNE (MIBT-2)
  • OCTOBER (MIBT-3)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: MAA701
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in M068 - Postgraduate Qualifying Program (Business and Law), M068 - Masters Qualifying Program
Prerequisite: Nil
Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MAA717, MAA761, MAA776, MAA777, MAA778, MPA701
Study commitment

This will include 4 face-to-face contact hours per week (1 x 2 hour lecture and 1 x 2-hour tutorial) and online problem-based exercises. 

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour lecture and 1 x 2-hour tutorial per week

Note:

This unit is for students enrolled in M068 Masters Qualifying Program in partnership with Deakin College. 

Content

This unit assumes no previous specific accounting knowledge and concentrates on financial accounting with the objective of students understanding the basic principles and procedures governing what and how information is processed. This includes an analysis of financial reporting outcomes to interpret what the outcomes reveal, together with any shortcomings of processes that may impact upon the quality of information presented. Students will make use of several software tools to facilitate learning, including a commercial accounting package, as part of the learning process.

Hurdle requirement

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

Unit Fee Information

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