Table A - Accounting

The units of study listed in the following table are those available for the current year. Students may also include any units of study, which are additional to those currently listed, which appear under these subject areas in the Business School handbook/website in subsequent years (subject to any prerequisite or prohibition rules).

Please note. The following table lists Table A units for the specialsiation only. For details of the Table A - Core, Table - Foundational, Table A - Capstone, Table A Selective and Table A Elective units of study, please refer to Table A for the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Master of Commerce or Table A for the Master of Commerce (Extension) sections in this handbook.

Unit outlines will be available through Find a unit outline two weeks before the first day of teaching for 1000-level and 5000-level units, or one week before the first day of teaching for all other units.
 

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Accounting

Achievement of a specialisation in Accounting requires a minimum of 30 credit points from this table comprising:
(i) 6 credit points of Table A - Foundational units of study*
(ii) 6 credit points of Table A - Accounting core units of study; and
(iii) 18 credit points of Table A - Accounting selective units of study.
Students completing this specialisation to meet the requirements for the Master of Commerce or as their compulsory specialisation for the Master of Commerce (Extension) must complete a 6 credit point capstone unit related to the specialisation from Table A - Capstone units of study section in Table A for the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Master of Commerce OR Table A for the Master of Commerce (Extension).
Students completing this specialisation as an optional second specialisation for the Master of Commerce (Extension) do not need to complete a capstone unit.

Units of study

The units of study are listed below.

Table A - Foundational units of study*

* Note. Foundational units count towards both the Foundational units of study for the course and the specialisation.
ACCT5001
Foundation in Accounting
6   

Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2

Table A - Accounting

Core units of study
ACCT6008
Managerial Accounting and Decision Making
6    P ACCT5001
N ACCT5002
Semester 1
Semester 2
Selective units of study
ACCT6001
Intermediate Financial Reporting
6    P ACCT5001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
ACCT6002
International Accounting
6    A Accounting standards and their application
P ACCT5001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
ACCT6003
Fundamental Analysis for Equity Investment
6    A QBUS5001 or QBUS5002
P ACCT5001 and FINC5001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
ACCT6006
Advanced Managerial Accounting
6    P ACCT5002


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
ACCT6007
Contemporary Issues in Auditing
6    P ACCT6001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
ACCT6010
Advanced Financial Reporting
6    P ACCT6001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
Semester 2
ACCT6014
Designing Accounting Systems
6    P ACCT5001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 1
ACCT6015
Extended Performance Reporting
6    P ACCT5001


Refer to the unit of study outline https://www.sydney.edu.au/units
Semester 2