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Accounting & Financial Reporting


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Module description

The main objectives of the module are to:

  • Provide an introduction to management and financial accounting and the types of information each provides.
  • Examine basic financial issues faced by managers in business organisations and use accounting data in order to assist managerial decisions.
  • Enable interpretation of the financial performance and position of organisations through an understanding of the accounting concepts and procedures used in preparing financial statements.

Assessment details

Midterm 20%, Exam 80%

Teaching pattern

11 lectures, 10 tutorials

Suggested reading list

McLaney, E. and Atrill, P. (M&A), Accounting and Finance: An Introduction, 8th edition (2016) or 7th edition (2014), Financial Times-Prentice Hall / Pearson.