Financial Accounting 2

Qualification: Undergraduate unit
Study mode: Online
Payment options: HECS-HELP may be available
FEE-HELP may be available
Duration: 13 weeks
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Awarded by: University of South Australia
Course Unit A course unit is a single subject offered as part of a program of study, but can be completed individually. You may receive Recognition of Prior Learning for studying this unit.

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About this unit

In this Financial Accounting 2 unit from OUA and the University of South Australia you will learn the core elements of three key areas: Disclosure issues, liabilities and leases.

You will learn how to present financial statements and reports with conceptual, statutory and professional requirements in mind.

Eligibility

You must have successfully completed the following units before starting this unit:

  • Accounting for Business
  • Financial Accounting 1

Areas of study

In this Financial Accounting 2 unit, the topics you will study include:

  • Overview of the reporting environment
  • Presentation of financial statements
  • Other disclosure issues
  • Equity
  • Liabilities
  • Accounting for leases
  • Accounting for income tax
  • Revenue

Course pathways

This unit is a core requirement in the following course:

  • Bachelor of Accounting, University of South Australia

This unit is part of a major, minor, stream or specialisation in the following course:

  • Bachelor of Technology (Computing Studies), RMIT University

Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.

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How will this unit advance my career?

Financial accountants are responsible for reporting a company’s financial status to internal and external stakeholders, and reviewing legally required budgets and reports. This unit will open you up to foundational understanding of the accounting standards and reporting systems required to make this a viable career path.

How else will I benefit from this unit?

  • Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Financial Accounting 2 from the University of South Australia.
  • Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
  • Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
  • Government financial support through FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP may be available.
  • Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
  • Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUA’s full degree programs.

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Financial assistance

If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.

 

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You may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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