Module Catalogues, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University   
 
Module Code: ACC101
Module Title: Skills for the Professional Accountants
Module Level: Level 1
Module Credits: 5.00
Academic Year: 2021/22
Semester: SEM1
Originating Department: Department of Accounting
Pre-requisites: N/A
   
Aims
The module aims to provide students with an understanding of some of the skills required of the professional accountant in the current business environment, and the opportunity to acquire and apply those skills.
Learning outcomes 
A. understand the importance of written and verbal communication from a personal and business perspective

B. develop team work experience and experience the different stages of building up effective relationships

C. develop ways to work effectively in groups and improve organizational and planning skills

D. carry out effective self-guided research

E. present confidently in front of others

Method of teaching and learning 
The module will be taught using a combination of lectures and tutorials as well as ICE.
Syllabus 
1. The importance of business communication


2. Self-guided research


3. Understanding personal communication


4. Working with others in groups


5. How to present with confidence and competence


6. Manage your time and work more effectively (organization and planning)


7. The importance of lifelong learning

Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 2    24      124  150 

Assessment

Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Presentation - Midterm 15.00
2 Presentation – Final 35.00
3 Report – Final 35.00
4 Individual Personal Report 15.00
800 Cw 50.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 12/2/2020 4:57:23 AM