This unit deals with the examination of the financial auditing environment. It specifically addresses issues dealing with the auditing standards and practice statements, ethics, current developments and legal liability. The unit also examines the legal, ethical and professional requirements that determine the conduct of the financial audit. The unit balances both theoretical and practical aspects of financial auditing. You are introduced to statistical and non-statistical sampling as well as audit methodology, planning and internal control. If you have successfully completed the unit ACCT20040 you should not enrol in this unit.
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Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
Prerequisite: ACCT20071 Foundations of Financial Accounting
All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified
as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa,
must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study
period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining
at least an 80% attendance record).
Term 1 - 2017
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