Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 3-hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
Acceptance into the Master of Accounting, Postgraduate Diploma in Finance, Master of Finance or Master of Commerce (Finance) or completion of ACCT90012 Corporate Reporting or equivalent.
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2013
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For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry.
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An examination of the role of financial statement information and analysis in the evaluation of the current profitability, liquidity and riskiness of public companies, and the prediction of their future condition by parties external to the firm. Topic coverage includes traditional ratio analysis; the efficient market hypothesis and the use of accounting numbers in lending decisions and the prediction of financial distress.
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
Note: Successful completion of this subject requires a pass (50%) in the final exam.
You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
Students cannot gain credit for ACCT90002 Financial Statement Analysis if they have previously completed ACCT90008 Accounting Information and Security Valuation.
Master of Accounting |
Master of Accounting
Master of Commerce - Finance
Master of Finance
Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting
Postgraduate Diploma in Finance
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