School of Business and Management

Financial Accounting and Reporting (BUS332)

This module builds on BUS106 Accounting for Business and BUS216 Advanced Accounting for Business, offering advanced studies in Accounting.  These include: preparation of financial statements in accordance with selected accounting standards, including consolidated statements, and analysis of such statements to review the improvement/deterioration of financial performance in relation to credit rating, analyst and auditing demands.

Semester: B
Level:
Module code: BUS332
Module organiser: Professor Sean McCartney
Assessment: 40% coursework and 60% examination

Indicative reading list

• Glautier, M., Underdown, B., & Morris, D. (2011). Accounting Theory and Practice, 8th edition.  London , Pearson.• Alexander, D., Britton, A., & Jorissen, A. (2011). International Financial Reporting and Analysis, 5th edition.  London, Cengage Learning.
• Picker, R, Leo, K.,  Loftus, J., Wise,  V., Clark, K., and Alfredson, K. (2013). Applying International Financial Reporting Standards, 3rd edition.  London, Wiley.
• Elliot, B., & Elliot, J.  (2012). Financial Accounting and Reporting, 15th edition. London, Pearson.