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ACCT13-303: Advanced Financial Accounting and Reporting

Description

This subject focuses on advanced issues pertaining to the preparation of financial statements by reporting entities and provides an examination of the theories underpinning accounting practice and its professional standards. The aim is to foster an understanding of both the rationale underlying accounting principles and standards and how they are applied in practice. The appraisal of contemporary practices regarding the accounting standards and their application is emphasised.

Subject details

TypeUndergraduate
CodeACCT13-303
EFTSL0.125
FacultyBond Business School
Semesters offered
  • September 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Standard Offering]
  • September 2022 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2023 [Standard Offering]
  • September 2023 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • Business and Commerce
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2021: $3,890
  • Commencing in 2022: $3,950

Learning outcomes

1. Evaluate International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) or other relevant standards in the preparation of financial reports at a proficient level. 2. Demonstrate professional judgment in the application of accounting policies used in the preparation of general-purpose financial statements in multifaceted scenarios. 3. Apply relevant theoretical principles underlying accounting practice to standard accounting situations. 4. Evaluate current national and international accounting issues and their relevance to external financial reporting. 5. Evaluate data from a variety of sources and perspectives through research, integration, and analysis to reach well-reasoned conclusions related to a contemporary accounting and reporting issue. 6. Demonstrate the ability to provide feedback to peers and adapt to feedback from peers regarding the performance of an advanced accounting task. 7. Communicate advanced accounting concepts and principles in a clear, concise writing style tailored to a professional audience. 8. Articulate complex accounting information to a diverse professional audience using appropriate visual aids.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

Assumed Prior Learning (or equivalent):

Restrictions: ?
  • Study Abroad Students

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering - Kim Kercher
Enrolment opens17/11/2020
Semester start18/01/2021
Subject start18/01/2021
Cancellation 1?01/02/2021
Cancellation 2?08/02/2021
Last enrolment31/01/2021
Withdraw – Financial?13/02/2021
Withdraw – Academic?06/03/2021
Teaching census?12/02/2021
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens21/03/2021
Semester start17/05/2021
Subject start17/05/2021
Cancellation 1?31/05/2021
Cancellation 2?07/06/2021
Last enrolment30/05/2021
Withdraw – Financial?12/06/2021
Withdraw – Academic?03/07/2021
Teaching census?11/06/2021
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens18/07/2021
Semester start13/09/2021
Subject start13/09/2021
Cancellation 1?27/09/2021
Cancellation 2?04/10/2021
Last enrolment26/09/2021
Withdraw – Financial?09/10/2021
Withdraw – Academic?30/10/2021
Teaching census?08/10/2021