Public Accounting

Module code: MN2142

Accounting within the public sector comes with its own challenges and frameworks. This module will allow you to explore these closely.

You'll recognise the differences between public sector and private sector accounting.  You'll discuss the main regulatory frameworks of public sector accounting. Plus, you'll investigate the main public accounting issues at national and international level.

Learning

  • 10 hours of lectures
  • 4 hours of seminars
  • 86 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Essay, 1,000 words (20%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (80%)