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ACCT19082 Financial Accounting Theory

Course details

This course engages the advanced undergraduate accounting student to critically evaluate financial accounting theories in a range of traditional and contemporary accounting contexts. Theories are examined within areas including the accounting framework, capital market, regulatory environment, corporate social responsibility, sustainability, international accounting and from a critical perspective. Students will be required to analyse and critically evaluate accounting theories and research, as well as aspects of the accounting discipline, by formulating and communicating academic arguments.


Course at a glance
Faculty: Faculty of Arts, Business, Informatics & Education
Career: Undergraduate
Credit points: 6
Requisites: Pre-requisite: ACCT19062
Student Contribution Band: 3A
EFTSL: 0.12500
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Course availability
Term Campus
2012 Term One BDG BNE FLEX MEL ROK SYD
2012 Term Two BNE FLEX MEL SYD
2012 Term Three BNE FLEX GDC MEL SYD
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