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Module Code: ACF308
Module Title: Accounting Final Year Project
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 5.00
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM2
Originating Department: International Business School Suzhou
Pre-requisites: N/A
   
Aims
This module provides you with the opportunity to consolidate, and reflect on, the
knowledge you have acquired during your studies as well as to apply it in business contexts as being typified by case studies. Further, it enables you to develop skills and abilities; such as: problem-solving, oral and written communication, and critical thinking. Finally, it assists you to form a code of business ethics and standards of best practices in accounting.
Learning outcomes 
A Select and appraise financial and non-financial information from different sources.

B Choose appropriate analytical techniques to describe, interpret, and draw inferences on, data.

C Exercise professional scepticism and judgement in order to deal with complex and conflicting accounting situations.

D Recognise the main issues concerning corporate governance, social responsibility, and compliance with the reigning regulations.

E Possess commercial awareness and articulate business recommendations.

F Solve problems in creative and innovative ways.

G Demonstrate oral and written communication skills.

H Engage in reflective, critical, and independent thinking.

Method of teaching and learning 
Students can learn through lectures, tutorials, and guided independent study. They can avail themselves of lectures to improve their knowledge in areas pertinent to their assignments. They are encouraged to present their work-in-progress in order to get feedback from their colleagues and supervisors. They can also devote sufficient time to study by themselves.
Syllabus 
The syllabus recapitulates the main topics, covered in the discipline subjects, in a more applied context. It addresses case study analysis techniques as well as discusses research methods and current issues in accounting. Finally, it covers the evaluation and interpretation of financial and non-financial data as well as the preparation and analysis of financial reports.
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 8  12        130  150 

Assessment

Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Case Study Report: A 45.00
2 Case Study Report: B 40.00
3 Oral Presentation(Either A Or B) 15.00

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