University of Technology Sydney

22799 Forensic Accounting

Requisite(s): 22748 Financial Reporting and Analysis
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
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This subject provides an understanding of fraud and the important role of accounting in preventing and detecting fraud. The subject examines various types of accounting fraud including profit and loss and balance sheet fraud. The subject also discusses methods which can be used to detect and prevent fraud, and the techniques which can be used to collect and obtain evidence to document the occurrence of fraud.

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