ISSUES IN ACCOUNTING RESEARCH METHODS
Credit points: 15
The objective of this subject is to provide students with the comprehensive knowledge and hand-on skills required to undertake academic research in accounting. It has three sections. In the first section of the subject, students will be taught the fundamentals of accounting theories, conceptual frameworks as well as qualitative & quantitative research methodologies. In the second section, students will use the knowledge gained to develop research arguments and the formulation of research hypotheses. In the third section, students will be taught how to collect and analyse data, develop models and to use estimating techniques to generate results for inference.
FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law
Subject Co-ordinatorKen McPhail
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Prerequisites Admission into LMARS, LHC or LHCB
Incompatible subjects ACC4RMA
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKen McPhail
One 2.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 1.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 2.0 hours seminar other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
|one 2-hour final examination||50|
|ono 3,000-word research projects||50|