Last modified: 25 May 2018 11:16
The objective of the course is to allow students to develop an understanding of financial statement audit processes and the role of auditors in society. Students will gain an understanding of the history, and legal and professional frameworks within which audit operates. They will gain an appreciation of audit techniques , the role of judgment and ethical requirements and will explore current developments in the profession. There is regular interaction with local accountancy firms. The course requires a high degree of personal study and students will be required to prepare individual and group presentations which are key audit skills.
|Second Sub Session
|30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: The course will be assessed in three parts: Coursework 1: 1000 word essay, which contributes (10%) of the final assessment
This will take place via tutorial discussions.