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Undergraduate | UAD-ACC1002OUA | 2023

Introductory Accounting

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 30 Jan 2023
  • 04 Sept 2023

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About this subject

  • On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

    1. Explain the key concepts that underpin the preparation of general-purpose financial reports
    2. Analyse and interpret financial statements
    3. Evaluate the accounting information needs of management
    4. Understand and apply key principles of budgeting
    5. Apply various management accounting techniques to analyse decisions faced by management

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • UAD-HSM-DEG-2023 - Bachelor of Health Service Management
  • UAD-INB-DEG-2023 - Bachelor of International Business

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units. MyUni is the University of Adelaide's online learning environment. MyUni provides access to various features including announcements, course materials, discussion boards and assessments.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Bachelor of Health Service Management

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Bachelor of International Business