University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ACCTING 1002UAC - Introductory Accounting

Career: Non-Award
Units: 3
Term: Term 4
Campus: University of Adelaide College
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Quota: Quota applies for Semester 1
Incompatible: ACCTING 1001
Assessment: Exam/assignments/tests/tutorial work as prescribed at first lecture

The objective of the course is to provide an introductory knowledge of accounting to first-year students from a wide range of disciplines. While a general overview of accounting principles relating to the preparation of financial and managerial reports will be presented, the primary focus is to illuminate how accounting information is utilised by a variety of stakeholders in planning, controlling and investing decisions. Topics included: accounting information in its decision making context; record of accounting transactions; external financial reports; financial statement analysis; cost behaviour, determination of product costs, cost-volume-profit analysis; performance management; and budgeting.

Course Fees

Tuition fees for students undertaking this course are charged by University of Adelaide College.

Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Term 4 Mon 19/10/2020 Tue 20/10/2020 Wed 16/12/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
46134 01BR 200 200 No details available