AUDITING AND ASSURANCE

ACC3AUD

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject covers auditing theory and practice and aims to provide students with an insight into the environment in which auditors operate including legal liability. Students will develop an understanding of the concepts involved in the auditing process and subsequent reporting function of the auditor.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites ACC2CRE

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Explain the auditor's roles and responsibilities for the purpose of financial report audit

Activities:
Online lectures and associated online material, pre-workshop quizzes, discussion of case studies in workshops, group assignment and class quizzes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

02. Explain and resolve ethical dilemmas.

Activities:
Online lectures and associated online material, pre-workshop quizzes, discussion of case studies in workshops, group assignment and class quizzes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

03. Demonstrate an understanding of the audit planning and testing procedures.

Activities:
Online lectures and associated online material, pre-workshop quizzes, discussion of case studies in workshops, group assignment and class quizzes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

04. Identify and explain the different types of auditor's opinions.

Activities:
Online lectures and associated online material, pre-workshop quizzes, discussion of case studies in workshops, group assignment and class quizzes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

05. Analyse real world auditing problems.

Activities:
Online lectures and associated online material, pre-workshop quizzes, discussion of case studies in workshops, group assignment and class quizzes
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Inquiry/Research)
Personal and Professional Skills (Ethical behaviour)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Chisholm311(ChisholmInstitute), 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Chisholm311(ChisholmInstitute), 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Mildura, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Shepparton, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays at night from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2020, Study Period 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2020, Study Period 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSeema Miglani

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 42
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Sydney, 2020, Study Period 3, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBalachandran Muniandy

Class requirements

WorkShop
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"One 2-hour weekly face-to-face interactive workshop supported by online lectures and other learning tools under the blended delivery mode."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Two in-class assessments (equivalent to 1,000 words)Two in-class assessments will be held in the workshops. Each assessment will be worth 10% of the final assessment for this subject.20 01, 02, 03, 04
One group assignment (equivalent to 1,500 words in total)3 students per group, 500 words per student20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One 3-hour final examination (equivalent to 3,000 words)60 01, 02, 03, 04, 05