Programme/Approved Electives for 2022/23
Available as a Free Standing Elective
This module introduces students to the fundamental concepts and key techniques of accounting. Students will develop a knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of accounting, providing them with key transferable employability skills. The syllabus includes income statements, balance sheets and budgeting. The module is delivered through weekly lectures and tutorials.
The module aims to introduce students to the fundamental concepts and key techniques of accounting; to develop students' knowledge and understanding of basic principles of accounting; and to provide transferable employability skills.
Intended Learning Outcomes
Explain fundamental concepts of accounting: 1,2Relate specific applications of accounting information to a business context: 2Apply numerical and literacy skills to accounting topics: 1,2Apply the basic principles of accounting: 1,2
Lectures 18 hoursTutorials 6 hoursPrivate study 122 hoursMid-term assessment 2 hoursFinal examination 2 hours
1: Open Book Examination weighted 40%
Description of Module Assessment
1 hour computer test1-hour computer-based test2: Unseen Exam weighted 60%
Final in situ exam - 2hrsAssessment 2 is an unseen closed book exam which will happen in situ under exam conditions and following the university's regulation