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Accounting 400-level papers


Read about the selection of Accounting 400-level papers available at Otago. From advanced financial accounting and advanced management accounting to a full-year dissertation or case study – our 400-level papers will help you develop specialist accountancy knowledge.

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ACCT403 Advanced Financial Accounting (S1)

An applied approach to the issues underlying financial accounting and reporting.

ACCT403: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT404 Empirical and Methodological Aspects of Financial Accounting (not offered in 2022)

Empirical and methodological approaches to the issues underlying financial accounting and reporting, particularly from a financial economics point of view.

ACCT404: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT409 Advanced Management Accounting (not offered in 2022)

An applied approach to the development of management accounting data.

ACCT409: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT 410 Advanced Performance Management (not offered in 2022)

Examining and use and design of accounting performance management systems.

ACCT410: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT 411 Literature Review

Guiding students through a literature review on a topic of their own choice.

ACCT411: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT 412 International Accounting (not offered in 2022)

Exploration of the diversity in accounting issues encountered by companies engaged in international business, and the causes for this. Evaluation of current approaches to international financial reporting harmony.

ACCT412: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT 414 Sustainability Accounting and Reporting (S2)

A detailed overview of social and environmental accounting, and corporate sustainability reporting practices, including latest trends in corporate sustainability reporting.

ACCT414: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT 429 Commerical Law (S1)

An introduction to New Zealand’s legal framework and the law relating to commercial transactions, different forms of business and the legal requirements relating to these organisations.

ACCT429: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACCT480 Dissertation or Case Study (FY)

An opportunity to investigate in some depth an area of current research in accountancy in which the student is interested. (No more than 10,000 words.)

ACCT480: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

ACTP411 Auditing Practice (S1)

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.

ACTP411: prerequisites, restrictions, fees and timetables, course outline and more

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