Financial Accounting

601

In this course you will apply the regulatory and technical aspects of financial accounting and external reporting for companies and evaluate financial and non-financial information.

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    Level
    6
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    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
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    Exam dates
    2019
    Trimester 1, 11 Jun 2019
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    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

When you have completed this course you should be able to

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

Other requirements

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

Set texts

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

Assessment

Assessment for this course is:

  • 40% in-course
  • 60% examination.

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

More information

You can find a full description of New Zealand Diploma in Business course prescriptions on the New Zealand Qualifications Authority website.

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.
  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  •  
    Exam dates
    2019
    Trimester 1, 11 Jun 2019
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us