PRESCRIBED TEXT AND RECOMMENDED MATERIALS
Carlon, S., McAlpine-Mladenovic, Lee, C., Mitrione, L., Kirk, N. and Wong, L. (2019) 'Financial Accounting: Reporting, Analysis and Decision Making', Wiley, QLD, Australia.
- Access to the textbook is essential for lecture references and for tutorial questions.
- The recommended textbook is an E-TEXT with interactive features. The E-TEXT can be purchased online at https://www.wileydirect.com.au/buy/financial-accounting-reporting-analysis-and-decision-making-6th-edition/ or via the ACCG1001 iLearn site at the beginning of the session when information on purchasing the textbook will be provided when available.
- In the alternative to the recommended E-TEXT, the hard copy of the textbook can be purchased from the Co-op bookshop. Limited copies of the textbook are available at the University library.
Recommended additional materials:
- Solomon, L (2013) ‘Corporate governance and accountability’, Wiley, Chichester, United Kingdom. (CHAPTER 1 only).
- Hoggett, J. Edwards, L. Medlin, J. Chalmers, K. Hellmann, A., Beattie, C., Maxfield, J. (2015) 'Accounting' Wiley, QLD, Australia. (CHAPTER 15 only).
TECHNOLOGY USED AND REQUIRED
- You must be familiar with the learning management system, iLearn.
- You need to know how to access the e-reserve to download articles.
- You need to conduct research and be familiar with Internet search engines and library databases.
- You are required to use the MYOB software to complete the MYOB tasks.
UNIT WEB PAGE
- Course materials will be made available on the learning management system (iLearn). It is essential to visit the unit web page regularly to access the Unit Guide, announcements, supplementary reading materials, lecture and tutorial materials, and staff consultation hours.
- The web page for this unit can be found at: http://ilearn.mq.edu.au. To access the web page, you need to enter your username and password. You should contact IT Helpdesk if you need any assistance.
LEARNING AND TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Classes for ACCG1001 in Session 1 2021 comprise of pre-recorded online lectures and face-to-face on campus tutorials or online zoom tutorials.
The pre-recorded lectures will be uploaded on iLearn weekly. Each week, you will be given explanation of concepts, and practical explanations and examples to supplement the text materials. You are expected to read both the relevant textbook chapter(s) listed in the Unit Schedule and any supplementary materials specified on iLearn in addition to watching the lecture. Lecture slides in pdf format will also be available on the ACCG1001 iLearn web page on a weekly basis.
The weekly tutorial classes of 1.5 hour commence in Week 2. Students can choose to enrol in either face-to-face on campus tutorial or an online zoom tutorial. The face-to-face or online zoom tutorials will involve the tutors and the students working through pre-set tutorial questions. Students must register for a tutorial and attend their registered tutorial. Students are advised to note that any changes to tutorial classes must be made online through eStudent.
The purpose of tutorials (from Week 2 to 13) is to provide an interactive learning environment in which to apply and practice the content covered in lectures. You are expected to watch the Online Lectures and attempt the weekly tutorial homework questions before attending your registered tutorial class. The suggested solutions to tutorial homework questions will be made available on the ACCG1001 iLearn web page by the end of each week.