Courses & Units

CPA Ethics and Governance BFA502

Hobart

Introduction

This unit provides you with knowledge of ethics, corporate governance frameworks and mechanisms and the skills to apply them as a professional accountant in a global business environment. You will develop your analytical and decisionā€making skills and knowledge to identify and resolve professional and ethical issues through the use of authentic case studies. Knowledge of corporate governance will assist you in discharging your financial stewardship function as a professional accountant.
This unit is a CPA Professional Level subject Ethics and Governance. If you wish to enrol in this unit you will first need to enrol with CPA Australia and pay their examination costs.

Summary

Unit name CPA Ethics and Governance
Unit code BFA502
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Accounting and Corporate Governance
Coordinator

John McLaren

Teaching staff

John McLaren

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 25/2/2019 22/3/2019 15/4/2019 2/6/2019
Semester 2 15/7/2019 9/8/2019 2/9/2019 20/10/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2019: $2,610.00 080101

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 x 2hr weekly workshops (7 weeks)

Assessment

CPA Exam (100%)

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Textbooks

Required

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