Accounting Internship Preparation PG (11621.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| Intensive
|| Bruce, Canberra
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Canberra Business School||Post Graduate Level|| Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Band 5 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate workplace competencies; professionalism, confidentiality, communication, responsibility for decision-making, and organisational, cultural and social awareness;
2. Integrate professional and technical skills to provide advice to clients, independently and as part of a team; and
3. Critically appraise their professional/technical skills profiles and articulate specific strategies to address areas of improvement.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - take pride in their professional and personal integrity
1. UC graduates are professional - work collaboratively as part of a team, negotiate, and resolve conflict
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - reflect on their own practice, updating and adapting their knowledge and skills for continual professional and academic development
PrerequisitesMust have passed 12 credit points at Graduate or Postgraduate Level.
Incompatible units11574 Accounting Internship Preparation
Assumed knowledgeFinancial accounting - ability to journalise a range of transactions commonly found in small companies and sole traders.
Spreadsheets - an ability to incorporate a variety of tools in preparing and interpreting spreadsheets.
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2023||Bruce, Canberra||Winter Term||30 May 2023||Intensive||Dr David Carter|
There is no set text for this unit.
There will be various readings in the unit that will be released on an 'as necessary' basis.
We will look at sections of Gill, M. (2009) Accountant's Truth: Knowledge and Ethics in the Financial World Oxford, Oxford University Press. This is available as an e-book, online through the university library.
It is expected that participants attend each class that is scheduled, given the intensive nature of the teaching in the unit.
Required IT skills
Simple research, accounting and word-processing skills.
Work placement, internships or practicums