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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 3-hour seminar per week (Semester 1, Semester 2). |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||306-683 Corporate Reporting or equivalent.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
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
CoordinatorMs J Hronsky
|Subject Overview:||Analysis of contemporary accounting issues within the frameworks of agency theory, capital markets theory and human judgement theory. The aim is to develop a critical understanding of established theories and assumptions underpinning financial accounting.|
|Assessment:||A 3-hour end-of-semester examination (70%), assignments totalling not more than 2000 words (20%) and seminar presentations and participation (10%).|
|Recommended Texts:||To be advised.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to: |
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
|Notes:||This subject cannot be taken by Master of Accounting students except with the permission of the Program Director, Master of Accounting.|
Master of Applied Commerce (Accounting) |
Master of Applied Commerce (Accounting)
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