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ACC8000 Research in Accounting Practice

Short Description: Research in Acctng Practice
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Commerce
Student contribution band : Band 3
ASCED code : 080101 - Accounting
Grading basis : Graded


Pre-requisite: ACC5000 or ACC5202
Co-requisite: FIN5003

Other requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at


This course is designed as an introduction to applied accounting research. Students cover the fundamentals of research and investigate research studies in financial accounting, management accounting and auditing. The course is designed to build foundation skills for students to successfully conduct applied accounting research that employs both quantitative and qualitative data analysis methods that are employed in accounting practice and to evaluate published business research studies.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2019 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2019 Online