AFW 2491 COMPANY REPORTING ASSESSMENT TASKS SEMESTER 2 2010
Learning objectives assessed:
This assessment task is designed to test a student’s achievement of objectives 1 and 4. It is an individual assessment task.
The process of adopting the IFRS in Australia has led to some significant changes to some accounting standards and minor changes in others. A number of countries throughout the world are now undergoing a similar process as they too adopt the IFRS regime. However, a single global set of accounting standards has not been achieved as the United States continues to apply its own Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US-GAAP) as ...view middle of the document...
As noted above research is expected beyond the study material and prescribed textbooks. The Monash electronic library databases “ABI Inform” and “Business Source Premier” are a useful source to locate scholarly and other resources, but other databases exist also. Please note that in general, websites should not be used as authoritative sources.
Criteria for assessment:
Introduction: Identification of topic, key issues, concepts Discussion (structure of argument, quality and use of research) Conclusion Presentation (editing, grammar, language, referencing) 20% 60% 10% 10% 100%
Word limit: 1000 words Due date: by 5PM Wednesday 4 August 2010 (week 3).
ON-CAMPUS: Assignments should be submitted via the faculty assignment drop box. OFF-CAMPUS: Assignments should be submitted via the Blackboard assignment tool. Please Note: students are required to retain copies of their assignments until marks are finalised. Further instructions relating to submission can be found on Blackboard
Penalties for late lodgement:
A maximum penalty of 10% of the...