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Auditing (MBS634)

Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 4
Availability KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal
Description The objective of the unit is to develop a theoretical and legal background to the role and responsibilities of the auditor and the audit process. Topics include the scope and limitations of the audit; the legal background to audit responsibilities and duty of care; auditing standards; accepting and planning audit engagements; evaluating audit risk; internal control; audit evidence; audit procedures and audit reports.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures/seminars/workshops: 3 hours per week.
Assessment Workshop participation 10%
Mid-trimester test 20%
Assignment 20%
Final exam 50%
Prerequisites MBS513 Accounting for Managers.
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Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Auditing (MBS680) - as for MBS634 except as follows
Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Timetabled Learning Activities
Assessment Workshop Participation 5%
Mid-Semester Test 20%
Group Presentation 15%
Final Exam 60%
Prerequisites MBS539 Accounting for Managers or MBS533 Accounting Processes.
Exclusions Students who have successfully completed MBS634 Auditing may not enrol in this unit for credit.
Previously 2013: MBS634
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Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

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