Accounting Practices

501

In this course you will record and process financial transactions and prepare financial statements and cash budgets for entities, in accordance with current accounting practices.

  •  
    Level
    5
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    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 3 2019 Online/Print   
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
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    Exam dates
    2019
    Trimester 1, 13 Jun 2019
    Trimester 3, 13 Feb 2020
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    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

Once you have completed this course you should be able to:

  • manually process transactions from source documents to trial balance for a sole trader
  • process transactions, using commercial accounting software, to prepare financial statements for a small company registered for GST
  • demonstrate knowledge of internal controls
  • process balance day adjustments and prepare financial statements
  • compare the key differences in the financial statements for entities and prepare financial statements
  • prepare, using spreadsheet software, a cash budget incorporating GST.

Other requirements

Before you enrol in this course, we recommend you study:

500 Accounting Principles 

To study this course you also need access to a computer, the Internet and email.

Set texts and software requirements

There is a textbook required for this course. Visit our textbook page for more information:

 Textbook page

You will use MYOB software in this course. This will be provided online for you to download free of charge.

Assessment

Assessment for this course is:

  • 60% In-course
  • 40% examination.

For more information, including a full list of exam times see our exam information page.

Examination information

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Lecturer / Tutor

  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    2019
    Trimester 3 2019 Online/Print   
  • Workload

    Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. 

  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Intakes
    2019
    Trimester 3 enrol by 20 Oct 2019 to start 28 Oct 2019
  •  
    Exam dates
    2019
    Trimester 1, 13 Jun 2019
    Trimester 3, 13 Feb 2020
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us