BAO5525 - Financial and Corporate Accounting
|1.||Critically review and interpret the role of theory in the development of accounting;|
|2.||Critically evaluate the role of accounting and accountability for the sustainable development of organisations;|
|3.||Critically review the accounting measurement and recognition principles as they apply in various business and industry contexts;|
|4.||Appraise the impact of business ethics and corporate governance on the accounting profession; and,|
|5.||Undertake accounting based assignments on an individual and team basis to develop personal and collaborative decision making skills.|
|Case Study||Case study based on contemporary accounting reporting and disclosure||20%|
|Project||Research project on a contemporary accounting issue (group)||30%|
Contemporary Issues in Accounting 2nd ed.
Rankin, M., Ferlauto, K., McGowan, S. and Stanton, P. 2018.
John Wiley & Sons Australia, Queensland.
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