ACCT102-22S2 (D) Semester Two 2022 (Distance)

Accounting and Financial Information

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 18 July 2022
End Date: Sunday, 13 November 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 31 July 2022
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 2 October 2022


Students will develop an understanding of the structure and functions of general purpose financial reports from a reader's perspective. They will be introduced to current non-financial reporting issues such as the challenge of sustainability within business and society. Students will gain an introductory understanding of management accounting and business finance.

Learning Outcomes

  • The broad outcomes of the course are that students will be able to:

  • read, understand and analyse general purpose financial reports
  • apply management accounting techniques to enable cost classification and accounting, cost volume profit calculations, and budgeting and control
  • apply business finance techniques to evaluate projects, taking into account the time value of money, risk and return, and the cost of capital
  • compare and contrast accounting and financial information needs and uses in various cultural settings

    This course is open to all students who have been admitted to the university:  there are no pre-requisites.


ACIS102, AFIS101, AFIS102,  AFIS111, AFIS122, AFIS132, AFIS188.

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Beverley Lord


Moritz Wagner


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Homework Completion 5%
Tutorial Participation 5%
Online quizzes 10%
Term Test One 20%
Term Test Two 20%
Final Examination 40%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $845.00

International fee $3,975.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Department of Accounting and Information Systems on the departments and faculties page .

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