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AFX5900 - CPA reporting and professional practice

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Mr Alan Greenaway


Caulfield First semester 2007 (Evening)
Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Evening)


This unit is the foundation segment in the CPA program. It introduces the business environment and an understanding of how to apply professional judgement in ethical and reporting issues. The unit examines the nature of accounting and the role of practitioners; professional responsibilities and judgment and the practical implications of ethics;
the business and regulatory environment; the role of professional accountants in enterprise governance; and the conceptual framework for general purpose financial reporting that applies in Australia.


The learning goals associated with this unit are to:


Examination (3 hours): 100%

Contact hours

3 hours per week


Associate membership CPA Australia