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Unit of Study ACCT5004 Business Accounting for Managers (Online) (2024)

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Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

understand the concepts of double entry accounting and accounting cycle

analyse accounting information and record business transactions in financial documents within accounting cycle

present, analyse and interpret financial information using the language of business to communicate with stakeholders effectively

understand internal control and AASB regulatory framework that govern the measurement and disclosures of accounting information

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Structured online learning

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Hoggett, J, Medlin, J, Chalmers, K, Beattie, C, Hellmann, A & Maxfield, J, 2020, Accounting, 11th edn, John Wiley & Sons Australia, Milton, Australia. ISBN: 9780730382737 (Print version); 9780730382751 (e-Book).
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • MYOB Practice Set (2020), Website:

  • Framework for the Preparation and Presentation of Financial Statements, AASB (Australian Accounting Standards Board):

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