12 Accounting

12ACC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr R. Shankar

The aims of this course are to:

  • Examine, understand and apply the assumptions on which accounting is based
  • Develop knowledge and understanding of the subsystems and controls to prevent fraud
  • Use Professional Computer packages to process accounting information
  • Prepare Financial Reports which meet user needs and professional and legal requirements

What this really means to you:
Build accounting systems that will allow for effective processing of transactions and minimise the possibility of fraud. This will involve an investigation into various scenarios business.


Pathway

13 Accounting, 13 Business Enterprise & Legal Studies, 13 Business Studies, 13 Economics

Level 3 Accounting, University and Polytechnic degrees and courses. Careers in Accounting, Business Management, Banking and Finance and for anyone intending to successfully run their own business.

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

We strongly recommend the purchase of an Accounting workbook as a learning enhancement for around $35.


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 11 Accounting.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91174 v2 Accounting 2.1 - Demonstrate understanding of accounting concepts for an entity that operates accounting subsystems
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 91175 v2 Accounting 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of accounting processing using accounting software
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91176 v2 Accounting 2.3 - Prepare financial information for an entity that operates accounting subsystems
2
E
5
Y
A.S. 91177 v2 Accounting 2.4 - Interpret accounting information for entities that operate accounting subsystems
2
E
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91386 v2 Accounting 2.7 - Demonstrate understanding of an inventory subsystem for an entity
2
I
3
Y
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Pathway Tags

Accounting, Business Management, Banking and Finance


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