University of Technology Sydney

22208 Accounting, Business and Society

Requisite(s): 22108 Accounting and Accountability OR 22108c Accounting and Accountability
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Anti-requisite(s): 22207 Accounting for Business Decisions B



This subject provides students with the preparer perspective of accounting information and develops students’ critical understanding of business issues underpinning the demand for financial and management accounting information. Accounting information is prepared for various organisational forms using contemporary analytical tools including excel which require the use of technical skills. The implications of accounting issues are also discussed with an emphasis on ethical decision-making by preparers who need to balance the economic objectives of the primary users of accounting information while also considering broader legal, social and environmental issues.

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