Accounting and Finance

Intermediate Financial Accounting

Module code: N1612
Level 5
15 credits in autumn semester
Teaching method: Lecture, Workshop
Assessment modes: Coursework, Unseen examination

This module develops knowledge and skills in: understanding and applying the conceptual framework and accounting standards in the preparation of single entity financial statements; analysis and interpretation of those financial statements; recognising the limitations of financial statements.

Module learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate financial accounting knowledge using relevant techniques informed by contemporary research and current professional practice
  • Utilise appropriate techniques to prepare consolidated financial statements in accordance with relevant accounting standards
  • Effectively communicate financial accounting information to help users make informed decisions
  • Apply critical thinking skills to critique current financial accounting practice