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BX2011 - Accounting Principles and Systems

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

This subject introduces accounting issues such as accounting for financial statement elements; preparation of general purpose financial reports for sole traders and partnerships in the context of the historic cost accounting system in the Australian conceptual framework.

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate a thorough understanding of the historic cost accounting system, its practice and underlying assumptions and conventions;
  • demonstrate the process of recording in an accounting information system from transactions through to the preparation of financial reports;
  • prepare and interpret accounting statements for sole traders and partnerships.
Prerequisites: BU1002 or CO1002 or CO1101 or BU1902
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CO1001 CO1003

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coord/Lect: Ms Jodie Maxfield.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coord/Lect: Ms Jodie Maxfield.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 0 hours
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Ms Jodie Maxfield
Lecturer: Dr Dale Wadeson.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 11-Apr-2019
Coordinator: Ms Jodie Maxfield
Lecturer: Mr Joo Sang Hoo.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 08-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Ms Jodie Maxfield
Lecturer: Mr Joo Sang Hoo.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 05-Dec-2019
Coordinator: Ms Jodie Maxfield
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
Census Date 11-Apr-2019
Coordinator: Ms Jodie Maxfield
Lecturer: Mrs Rachna Sharma.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
Census Date 08-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Ms Jodie Maxfield
Lecturer: Mrs Rachna Sharma.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
Census Date 05-Dec-2019
Coordinator: Ms Jodie Maxfield
Lecturer: Mrs Rachna Sharma.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); online quizzes (20%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.