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AC.F331: Assurance and Business Systems


Department: Accounting and Finance NCF Level: FHEQ/QCF/NQF6//RQF6
Study Level: Part II (yr 3) Credit Points: 15.0
Start Date: 09-10-2017 End Date: 29-06-2018
Available for Online Enrolment?: N Enrolment Restriction: Only available to students where listed in programme syllabus rules
Module Convenor: Mrs CB Pilkington

Syllabus Rules and Pre-requisites

  • Prior to AC.F331, the student must have successfully completed:

Curriculum Design: Outline Syllabus

  • ·         The Assurance process

    ·         Business Risk

    ·         Control environment and business systems

    ·         Regulation

    ·         E-commerce and computerised business systems

Curriculum Design: Pre-requisites/Co-requisites/Exclusions

  • N/A

Curriculum Design: Single, Combined or Consortial Schemes to which the Module Contributes

  • None.
  • 100% Exam

Assessment: Details of Assessment

  • 100%examination by ICAS, within their examination diet.  Examination will take place before the return of students, after completion of the placement year.

Educational Aims: Subject Specific: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills

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    ·         The Assurance process

    ·         Business Risk

    ·         Control environment and business systems

    ·         Regulation

    ·         E-commerce and computerised business systems

Educational Aims: General: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills

  •  

    ·         The Assurance process

    ·         Business Risk

    ·         Control environment and business systems

    ·         Regulation

    ·         E-commerce and computerised business systems

Learning Outcomes: Subject Specific: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills

  • On successful completion of the module students should be able to:-

    ·         Plan, perform and complete a statutory audit

    ·         Produce an audit report in accordance with professional standards

    ·         Apply the relevant provisions of auditing standards, legislation and professional guidance.

    ·         Plan, perform and complete assurance assignments and report accordingly

    ·         Plan, perform and complete a business risk assessment

    ·         Assess and advise upon business systems

    ·         Assess and advise upon business controls

    ·         Discuss the features and impact of e-commerce and computerised business systems.

Learning Outcomes: General: Knowledge, Understanding and Skills

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    On successful completion of the module students should be able to:-

    ·         Plan, perform and complete a statutory audit

    ·         Produce an audit report in accordance with professional standards

    ·         Apply the relevant provisions of auditing standards, legislation and professional guidance.

    ·         Plan, perform and complete assurance assignments and report accordingly

    ·         Plan, perform and complete a business risk assessment

    ·         Assess and advise upon business systems

    ·         Assess and advise upon business controls

    ·         Discuss the features and impact of e-commerce and computerised business systems.

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