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ACT B331

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COMPANY ACCOUNTING I

ACT B331

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COMPANY ACCOUNTING I

Course Start Date
Aut 2022
Course Level
Higher
Length in Terms
1 terms
Credits
5
Language
English
Fees ($) (including lab fees)
6,600
Future Terms
Aut 23
Quota and Schedule
Course Start Date
Course LevelLength in TermsCredits
Language
Fees ($) (including lab fees)
Future Terms
Aut 2022
Higher1 terms5
English
6,600
Aut 23

Course Coordinator: Cheung Pat Yan, BBA (Hons), MBRM (HKMU); MAcc (CUHK); CPA (Aust.); ACMA (CIMA); CGMA (CIMA)

Course Developer: Dr Kevin Li, HKMU

Advisory prerequisite(s)
You are advised to have already studied ACT B211 and ACT B212 (or ACT B210).

Aims
The course aims to provide learners with an intermediate-level knowledge of the accounting theories of, and the conceptual and regulatory framework underlying financial reporting. The course discusses the financial reporting requirements for non-current assets, inventories, borrowing costs, revenue and government grants.

Contents
The course covers the following topics:

  • The conceptual and regulatory framework of financial accounting
  • Tangible non-current assets and investment properties
  • Intangible assets, purchased and non-purchased goodwill and borrowing costs
  • Government grants and impairment of assets
  • Inventories and revenue from contracts with customers

Learning support
There will be four three-hour tutorials.

Assessment
There are two assignments and one examination. Students must use word processing software (such as Microsoft Word) to prepare the assignments, and submit the assignments via the Online Learning Environment (OLE).

Equipment
Students will need access to a personal computer with an Internet connection.

Set book(s)
A custom textbook will be provided.