Leader: Dr Dot Cochrane
Caulfield First semester 2006 (Day)
Caulfield First semester 2006 (Evening)
Caulfield Second semester 2006 (Day)
Synopsis: The interaction between accounting and the relevant segments of the society, including the industry, the capital market, the government and other user groups. The standard-setting and regulatory procedure in Australia and overseas. The unit is a blend of advanced and controversial practical accounting topics and the underlying theories that support the prescribed accounting treatments of these issues.
Assessment: Assignment (2000-3000 words): 10% + Mid-semester test (1 hour): 30% + Examination (3 hours): 60%
Contact Hours: 3 hours per week