ACCT102-23S2 (C) Semester Two 2023

Accounting and Financial Information

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 17 July 2023
End Date: Sunday, 12 November 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 30 July 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 1 October 2023

Description

Students will develop an understanding of the structure and functions of general purpose financial reports from a reader's perspective. They will be introduced to current non-financial reporting issues such as the challenge of sustainability within business and society. Students will gain an introductory understanding of management accounting and business finance.

ACCT102 is a core paper within the Bachelor of Commerce which aims to introduce students to the broad functions of accounting and finance within business and society. The paper examines how acounting and financial information is used and the information needs of decision makers.

Learning Outcomes

  • For students not intending to major in accounting or finance, the course will provide the understanding and skills to read and use accounting and financial information within their particular degree specialisations.
    For students intending to major in accounting or finance, the course will provide a broad overview of the range and scope of accounting and financial information within the business environment as a foundation for further study.

    The broad objectives of the course are that students will demonstrate an understanding of:

  • the structure and functions of general purpose financial reports from a reader's perspective.
  • management accounting techniques, including cost accounting, cost volume profit calculations, and budgeting and control.
  • business finance techniques, including the time value of money, risk and return, project evaluation and the cost of capital.
    • University Graduate Attributes

      This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

      Employable, innovative and enterprising

      Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

Restrictions

ACIS102, AFIS101, AFIS102,  AFIS111, AFIS122, AFIS132, AFIS188.

Timetable 2023

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 10:00 Haere-roa 118 Ngaio Marsh Theatre
17 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
02 Monday 14:00 - 15:00 E9 Lecture Theatre
17 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 12:00 - 13:00 Haere-roa 118 Ngaio Marsh Theatre
17 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
02 Tuesday 15:00 - 16:00 Rata 222 & 223 Drawing Office
17 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 17:00 - 18:00 C1 Lecture Theatre
17 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
02 Wednesday 15:00 - 16:00 Rata 222 & 223 Drawing Office
17 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
Pals sA
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 251
31 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
02 Tuesday 13:00 - 14:00 E13
31 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
03 Wednesday 11:00 - 12:00 Rehua 529
31 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
04 Wednesday 16:00 - 17:00 Rehua 427 Technology Workshop
31 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
05 Thursday 13:00 - 15:00 Rehua 328 Visual Arts
31 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
06 Friday 13:00 - 15:00 A8 Lecture Theatre
31 Jul - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 James Logie 105
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
02 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
03 Thursday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
04 Thursday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 411
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
05 Thursday 11:00 - 12:00 Meremere 409
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
06 Thursday 11:00 - 12:00 Rata 129 Tutorial Room
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
07 Thursday 12:00 - 13:00 Jack Erskine 242
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
08 Thursday 12:00 - 13:00 Psychology - Sociology 307
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
09 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 252 Lecture Theatre
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
10 Thursday 13:00 - 14:00 Rata 129 Tutorial Room
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
11 Thursday 14:00 - 15:00 Psychology - Sociology 213
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
12 Thursday 14:00 - 15:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
13 Thursday 15:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 213
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
14 Thursday 15:00 - 16:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
15 Thursday 16:00 - 17:00 Psychology - Sociology 251
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
16 Thursday 16:00 - 17:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
17 Friday 09:00 - 10:00 Psychology - Sociology 213
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
18 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 411
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
19 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
20 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
21 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 Psychology - Sociology 411
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
22 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 Psychology - Sociology 411
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
23 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
24 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 Psychology - Sociology 213
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
25 Friday 14:00 - 15:00 Psychology - Sociology 413
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
26 Friday 15:00 - 16:00 Jane Soons 602
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct
27 Thursday 18:00 - 19:00 Zoom
17 Jul - 13 Aug
21 Aug - 27 Aug
11 Sep - 22 Oct

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 18:30 - 20:00 C1 Lecture Theatre
14 Aug - 20 Aug
02 Friday 18:30 - 20:00 C2 Lecture Theatre
14 Aug - 20 Aug
03 Friday 18:30 - 20:00 C3 Lecture Theatre
14 Aug - 20 Aug
04 Friday 18:30 - 20:00 Psychology - Sociology 252 Lecture Theatre
14 Aug - 20 Aug
Test B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 18:30 - 20:00 C1 Lecture Theatre
25 Sep - 1 Oct
02 Tuesday 18:30 - 20:00 C2 Lecture Theatre
25 Sep - 1 Oct
03 Tuesday 18:30 - 20:00 C3 Lecture Theatre
25 Sep - 1 Oct
04 Tuesday 18:30 - 20:00 Psychology - Sociology 252 Lecture Theatre
25 Sep - 1 Oct

Course Coordinator

Hashika Rathnasiri

Lecturers

Moritz Wagner and Peni Fukofuka

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Tutorial Participation 10%
Online quizzes 10%
Term Test One 20%
Term Test Two 20%
Final Examination 40%

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

Atrill, Peter; ACCT102 accounting and financial infomation ; 4th edition; Pearson.

You may purchase this custom textbook at the University Bookshop. If purchasing elsewhere make sure you get Edition 4.

Course links

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Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $868.00

International fee $4,075.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Department of Accounting and Information Systems .

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