Last modified: 05 Aug 2021 13:04
This course builds upon the material in Financial Accounting 2. The aim of the course is to strengthen practical and analytical accounting skills through the study of accounting problems and to develop the ability to critically appraise conventional accounting practice through an understanding of alternative accounting theories and their application to topical issues in financial accounting.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Building upon the material in Financial Accounting 2, the course examines in greater detail theoretical frameworks applicable to financial reporting. Conceptual frameworks and income theory are used to critically evaluate the accounting treatment of assets and liabilities and the measurement of performance with particular emphasis being placed upon controversial areas of financial reporting.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
5x MCQ tests (40%, best 4 count 10% each)
1x 1500-word essay (60%)
Alternative Resit Arrangements for students taking course in Academic Year 2020/21
Resit: 1,500 word essay (100%)
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Remember||ILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.|