Financial Accounting

    Course details

    • Code: MGMT.6601
    • Fee: $897*
    • Level: 6
    • Credits: 20
    • EFTS: 0.1667
    • Subject: Business Management
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class65 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)
Pre-requisiteMGMT.5500 (or equivalent skills and knowledge) and MGMT.5501

Course Aim

Students will apply Generally Accepted Accounting Practice (GAAP) to prepare and present general purpose financial reports for a company and evaluate a listed company for the purpose of shareholder investment.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. process transactions relating to the formation of a company and changes to shareholder equity, and analyse relevant implications;
  2. examine the New Zealand Accounting Standards Framework;
  3. apply aspects of accounting standards in the preparation and presentation of general purpose financial reports for a company;
  4. critically review, analyse, and interpret financial and non-financial information and effectively communicate conclusions for the purpose of shareholder investment; and
  5. explain the purpose of and apply the current accounting requirements for consolidated financial statements.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017