Financial Reporting - MAN00016I

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  • Department: The York Management School
  • Module co-ordinator: Mrs. Jill Webb
  • Credit value: 10 credits
  • Credit level: I
  • Academic year of delivery: 2019-20

Module will run

Occurrence Teaching cycle
A Autumn Term 2019-20

Module aims

This module builds on financial accounting knowledge from year one and introduces the students to some of the problems and techniques associated with the preparation of published financial statements. Students must have studied the year one module Financial Accounting as a prerequisite.

Module learning outcomes

  • Describe the regulatory environment in which companies operate
  • Evaluate a selection of accounting standards using the qualitative characteristics and other criteria
  • Apply a selection of accounting standards

Assessment

Task Length % of module mark
University - closed examination
Financial Reporting
2 hours 100

Special assessment rules

None

Reassessment

Task Length % of module mark
University - closed examination
Financial Reporting
2 hours 100

Module feedback

Module assessment reports to students are written by the module leader for all assessments (open and closed) and placed on the VLE after the Board of Examiners has received the module marks.

The timescale for the return of feedback will accord with TYMS policy

Indicative reading

Elliott, B. and Elliott, J. (2015) Financial accounting and reporting. FT Prentice Hall, Harlow



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