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 decision‐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 but concurrent enrolment with CPA is not required for completion of this unit within the MPA. If you wish to count this unit towards the CPA Professional program you will need to enrol with CPA and pay their examination costs.
|Unit name||CPA Ethics and Governance|
|Faculty/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
|Discipline||Accounting and Corporate Governance|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|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|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
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Attending: a mixture of a weekly 3 hour workshop and online activities.Distance: content delivered primarily online.
Research project, Presentation, Test, Exam.
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