ACCTN102-18A (HAM)

Introductory Financial Accounting

15 Points

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Waikato Management School
Te Raupapa
School of Accounting, Finance and Economics

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Convenor(s)

Lecturer(s)

Administrator(s)

: maxine.hayward@waikato.ac.nz

Placement Coordinator(s)

Tutor(s)

Student Representative(s)

Lab Technician(s)

Librarian(s)

: clive.wilkinson@waikato.ac.nz

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Paper Description

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An introductory computer-based accounting paper emphasising the preparation of accounting records. This paper provides opportunity to learn the language of accounting through addressing practical problems.
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Paper Structure

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  • 1 x 2-hour lecture per week
  • 1 x 2-hour workshop per week
  • 1 x 1-hour computer lab tutorial per week.
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Learning Outcomes

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Students who successfully complete the course should be able to:

  • familiarise students with computerised accounting systems and recording procedures, and
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  • provide opportunity to learn the “language of accounting” through practical problems.
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Assessment

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Assessment is by course work during the semester and by formal examination at the end of the semester on a 6:4 ratio. Your final mark and grade for the paper will be a weighted average of your course work and final examination marks.

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Assessment Components

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The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 60:40. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 40% of the overall mark.

The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 60:40 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 40% or 0% of the overall mark.

Component DescriptionDue Date TimePercentage of overall markSubmission MethodCompulsory
1. Online Tests
Average of All
6
2. Online Test Chapter 1
9 Mar 2018
10:00 AM
-
3. Online Test Chapter 2
16 Mar 2018
10:00 AM
-
4. Online Test Chapter 3
23 Mar 2018
10:00 AM
-
5. Online Test Chapter 4
6 Apr 2018
10:00 AM
-
6. Online Test Chapter 5
13 Apr 2018
10:00 AM
-
7. Online Test Chapter 6
4 May 2018
10:00 AM
-
8. Online Test Chapter 7
11 May 2018
10:00 AM
-
9. Online Test Chapter 8
18 May 2018
10:00 AM
-
10. Online Test Chapter 9
25 May 2018
10:00 AM
-
11. Online Test Chapter 10
1 Jun 2018
10:00 AM
-
12. Lab Work & Practice Case Set 1
12
  • Hand-in: In Tutorial
13. Test 1 Compulsory
12 Apr 2018
2:00 PM
9
  • In Class: In Lecture
14. Test 2 Compulsory
17 May 2018
2:00 PM
15
  • In Class: In Lecture
15. Practice Case Set 2 (Compulsory)
30 May 2018
12:00 PM
6
16. MYOB Test (Compulsory)
29 May 2018
5:00 PM
6
  • Hand-in: In Tutorial
17. Workshop Homework
6
  • Hand-in: In Tutorial
18. Diagnostic Test
13 Mar 2018
12:00 AM
0
  • In Class: In Lecture
19. Exam
40
Assessment Total:     100    
Failing to complete a compulsory assessment component of a paper will result in an IC grade
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Required and Recommended Readings

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Required Readings

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Low, M; Davey, H., Ling, A., Sharma, U; Cheng, A. (2013), Accounting Principles and Practices for New Zealand Students, Cengage Learning, Australia (3rd Edition).
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Online Support

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If you require online support for myweb please email helpdesk at: wmshelp@waikato.ac.nz
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Workload

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Course Requirements:Time Required per Week:Total Time required:(12 teaching weeks)

Lectures

2 hours

24 hours

Workshops

2 hours

24 hours

Lab Tutorials

1 hour

12 hours

Complete readings and prepare for weekly online tests, workshop/lab tutorial problems

5 hours

60 hours

Totals

10 hours

120 hours total

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Linkages to Other Papers

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Prerequisite(s)

Corequisite(s)

Equivalent(s)

Restriction(s)

Restricted papers: ACCT102, ACCT209, ACCTN203

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