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    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.

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    Paper title Auditing Practice
    Subject Accounting
    EFTS 0.1667
    Points 20 points
    Teaching period Semester 1 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,132.73
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Limited to
    MProfAcct, PGDipCom
    Teaching staff

    Phil Sinclair and Yimei Man

    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.
    Course outline
    View the course outline for ACTP 411
    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Research, Self-motivation.
    View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
    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).


    Semester 1

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    A1 Monday 08:00-08:50 9-15, 18-22
    Wednesday 08:00-08:50 9-15, 17-22


    Stream Days Times Weeks
    A1 Monday 18:00-18:50 12, 15, 18-19, 21
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