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ACC3018 : Accounting, Change and Development

Semester 1 Credit Value: 10
Semester 2 Credit Value: 10
ECTS Credits: 10.0


To develop a critical understanding of the economic and market processes that have shaped and continue to shape accounting.

Outline Of Syllabus

Critical analysis of the British economic history,
Critical analysis of the development of the financial industry worldwide,
Critical analysis of the development of the financial industry in the U.K
Critical analysis of accounting changes

Teaching Methods

Teaching Activities
Category Activity Number Length Student Hours Comment
Guided Independent StudyAssessment preparation and completion160:0060:00N/A
Scheduled Learning And Teaching ActivitiesLecture361:0036:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyDirected research and reading150:0050:00N/A
Guided Independent StudyIndependent study154:0054:00N/A
Teaching Rationale And Relationship

Lectures introduce the course material to students. Students are given a programme of required reading to supplement the lectures, and are encouraged to read around the subject as widely as possible.

Assessment Methods

The format of resits will be determined by the Board of Examiners

Description Length Semester When Set Percentage Comment
Written Examination901A50N/A
Written Examination902A50N/A
Assessment Rationale And Relationship

The formal examinations test the students' intended knowledge outcomes as well as the ability to communicate their findings effectively in written form.

Reading Lists