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ACTP411 Auditing Practice

The nature and purpose of auditing, and the regulatory and professional environment in which it operates. Meets the requirement for the CA Programme Audit and Assurance technical module.

Paper title Auditing Practice
Paper code ACTP411
Subject Accounting
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,058.71
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,692.94

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ACTP 311, ACTP 301
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Course outline
View the course outline for ACTP 411
Teaching staff
Phil Sinclair
Paper Structure
The MProfAcct consists of coursework plus an applied research component, to be taken in three full-time semesters plus a summer break.
Teaching Arrangements
Lectures, tutorials and directed reading.
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes
The Master of Professional Accounting has been developed to provide graduates with an opportunity to specialise in advanced study with a focus on either applied practical or academic research. The ten listed papers are all at Level 8 (NZQA) and 20 points, totalling 200 points, and all are compulsory. The project is 40 points, at Level 9 (NZQA).

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First Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
L1 Monday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-22
Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-13, 15-16, 18-22


Stream Days Times Weeks
T1 Monday 18:00-18:50 12, 15, 17, 19, 21