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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Summer Term, - Taught on campus.
Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Two 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
This subject introduces students to the nature of accounting and its role in business from the perspective of a preparer of financial reports. Topics covered include the recording of business transactions associated with inventory, receivables, property, plant and equipment, and intangibles; segment disclosures; selected topics on recognition and measurement of certain elements of the financial statements; and profitability and credit analysis. Selected business and enterprise systems are used to cover subject materials via a simulated case study.
A 3-hour end-of-semester examination (70%), assignments totalling not more than 2000 words, or equivalent (20%) and tutorial assessment (10%). Successful completion of this subject requires a minimum 50% pass in the end-of-semester examination
To be advised.
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This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students cannot gain credit for 306-108 Accounting Transactions and Analysis and either 306-102 Accounting Concepts or 306-104 Accounting 1B.
Bachelor of Information Systems |
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