University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ACCTING 1002OUA - Introductory Accounting

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 1
Campus: Open Universities Australia
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available only to University of Adelaide Open Universities Australia students
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Incompatible: ACCTING 1011, ACCTING 1002, ACCTING 1002UOA, ACCTING 1002UACM, ACCTING1004, ACCTING 1004UOA, ACCTING 1004UACM
Assessment: Exam/assignments/tests/tutorial work as prescribed at first lecture
Syllabus:

The objective of the course is to provide an introductory knowledge of accounting to students of all disciplines such as business, professions, economics, arts, languages, law, food & nutrition, sciences, maths, computer science, psychological science, health & medical sciences, and engineering, health, medical and sciences. 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 are accounting information in its decision making context, recording of accounting transactions, understanding and analysing financial statements, 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 Open Universities Australia.


Course Outline

A Course Outline which includes Learning Outcomes, Learning Resources, Learning & Teaching for this course may be accessed here


Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Trimester 1 Mon 14/02/2022 Thu 17/02/2022 Fri 01/04/2022 Wed 27/04/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
30342 01OU 100 100 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.