Short Title:Financial Accounting 1
Full Title:Financial Accounting 1
Module Code:FACC H2007
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Combined Arts
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Reviewed By:DAVID IRWIN
Module Author:Antonio Sejean
Module Description:This module aims to provide students with a basic knowledge of elements of the Framework and concepts underlying the preparation of financial statements. It is intended that candidates will apply their understanding in preparing a statement of Comprehensive Income and Statement of Financial position for business entities in various business scenarios
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Demonstrate an awareness of the role of financial accounting information in business decision making
LO2 Examine of the fundamental concepts and framework underlying the preparation of financial statements
LO3 Record and classify business transactions/events and apply basic accounting techniques for presenting the resulting information in a prescribed format such as a Trial Balance for further processing.
LO4 Prepare and present a statement of Comprehensive Income and a Statement of Financial Position for a business entity in a prescribed format
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment The continuous assessment will take the form of a individual time constrained short answer type exam 1,2,3 30.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4 70.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture class based instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Reading/Research/Study/Develop practical skills 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This module has no Part Time workload.
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Whelan G., Kyne L., A workbook in Financial Accounting 1, ITT Dublin
  • Donncha O'Donoghue & Alice Luby, Finnancial Accounting for the Hospitality ,Tourism and Retail Sector [ISBN: 1 842180 90 8]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Wood F & Sangster A, Business Accounting 1, Latest edition Ed., Prentice Hall
  • Foulks Lynch, Preparing financial statements ACCA Level 1, Latest edition Ed., Foulks Lynch publications
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_HHOTM_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Hospitality & Tourism Management 3 Mandatory
TA_HHOTM_D_X Bachelor of Arts (Ordinary) International Hospitality and Tourism Management 3 Mandatory