This course provides students with a detailed overview of auditing and professional practice. It commences with an introduction to audit and assurance services including the different levels of assurance and the role of regulators and regulations. Next there is discussion of professional ethics and legal liability issues for auditors. The remainder of the course focuses on the major issues associated with financial statement audits, including audit planning, audit evidence, tests of controls and substantive testing. Students are provided with limited 'hands-on' experience by means of an audit case study.
- ACC512 or ACC510 and enrolled in any PGRD Program
- Semester of offer*:
- South Bank: Semester 2
- Student contribution band:
- Band 3
- Census date:
- Academic Calendar
- Class Timetable:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.
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