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

    About this paper

    Paper title Advanced Financial Accounting
    Subject Accounting
    EFTS 0.1667
    Points 20 points
    Teaching period Semester 1 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,132.73
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    Teaching staff

    Mariela Carvajal

    Paper Structure

    This paper aims to develop the conceptual and technical proficiency of students in advanced aspects of financial accounting and reporting. It will build on competence already acquired in ACCT 421 Financial Accounting and Reporting.

    Teaching Arrangements
    This paper is taught through lectures, tutorials and directed reading.

    The primary reference material for this course is:
    Deegan. C. and, Samkin, G. (2012) New Zealand Financial Accounting 6th edition. McGraw-Hill. ISBN-13: 978-007101308-6, ISBN-10: 007101308-3

    Supplementary materials:
    New Zealand Accounting Standards (NZ IAS), available at

    Course outline
    View the course outline for ACCT 403
    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Communication, Critical thinking, Self-motivation.
    View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
    Learning Outcomes
    The Master of Professional Accounting (MProfAcct) is a professionally accredited accounting programme aimed at graduates of any discipline who want to pursue a career in accounting.


    Semester 1

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    L1 Wednesday 09:00-09:50 9-15, 17-22
    Wednesday 15:00-15:50 9-15, 17-22


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    A1 Friday 13:00-14:50 9-14, 17-22
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