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ACC7001 Ethics and Governance

Semester 2, 2012 External Toowoomba
Units : 0
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business and Law
School or Department : School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Version produced : 30 December 2013

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Staffing

Examiner: Afzalur Rashid
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Synopsis

This non-award course provides tuition support for candidates enrolled in the core CPA Program Professional Level segment - Ethics & Governance. Ethics and Governance is a core component of the knowledge and skill base of today's professional accountants. It promotes awareness of the ethical responsibilities of professional accountants, thereby enabling them to identify and resolve ethical issues or conflicts throughout their career. It ensures professional accountants understand the importance of governance, including their role in achieving effective governance. It provides an understanding of the role of accounting, and of accountants, in providing information about the social and environmental performance of an organisation.

Text and materials required to be purchased or accessed

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  • There are no texts or materials required for this course.

Reference materials

Reference materials are materials that, if accessed by students, may improve their knowledge and understanding of the material in the course and enrich their learning experience.

Important assessment information

  1. Attendance requirements:
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  2. Requirements for students to complete each assessment item satisfactorily:
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  3. Penalties for late submission of required work:
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  4. Requirements for student to be awarded a passing grade in the course:
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  5. Method used to combine assessment results to attain final grade:
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  6. Examination information:
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  7. Examination period when Deferred/Supplementary examinations will be held:
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  8. University Student Policies:
    Students should read the USQ policies: Definitions, Assessment and Student Academic Misconduct to avoid actions which might contravene University policies and practices. These policies can be found at http://policy.usq.edu.au.