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Undergraduate | TAS-BFA303 | 2024

Auditing and Assurance Services

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
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Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
27 May 2024,
22 July 2024,
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
14 weeks

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Auditing and Assurance Services

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Analyse, interpret and apply auditing concepts and principles and the regulatory and ethical requirements of auditing.
    2. Critically analyse risk, prepare audit plans and apply appropriate audit procedures.
    3. Critically evaluate audit evidence to make judgements and conclusions.
    4. Work independently and cooperatively to complete audit tasks and to communicate information to relevant stakeholders.

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:

one of

Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).


Students undertaking the Undergraduate Certificate in Auditing and Assurance (30B) are permitted to enrol in BFA303 and BFA109 concurrently (i.e. in the same study period) whereas students in other courses must satisfy the pre-requisite requirement prior to enrolment in BFA303.
Please contact if you are studying the Undergraduate Certificate in Auditing and Assurance and wish to enrol in BFA303 before you have completed BFA109.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

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.

What to study next?

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

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Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

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