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Waikato Management School
Te Raupapa

ACCT302-17S (TGA) - Financial Accounting (2017)

Introduction


Credit points

20.00

Calendar description

A study of the principles and practices of company accounting.

Handbook description

A study of the principles and practices of company accounting.

Extended Information

This paper examines various issues of accounting practice and research. The paper aims to foster critical and independent thinking, enhance analytical ability, creativity and initiative in students. Although the development of technical skills is important, students are encouraged to develop intellectual ability so as to be in a position to reflect upon current accounting practice in a critical manner.

This paper is designed to facilitate students’ understanding of the issues involved in the principles, practices and regulations of accounting within the New Zealand environment. The paper is a prerequisite for those wishing to fulfill NZICA requirements.