ACCG835 International Accounting
Assessment Guide Session 1, 2014
Note – this is NOT the Unit Guide The official Unit Guide is available online and is accessed separately through iLearn of this unit. The assessment guide should be read in conjunction with the Unit Guide.
Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ASSESSMENT AND LEARNING OUTCOMES The learning outcomes are assessed as follows: Class test (Weeks 4 and 7) Group Research Report (Weeks 9-12) Final Examination
15% 25% 60% 100%
Linked Graduate Capabilities Brief Description
Linked Learning Outcomes
Week 4 and 7
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
2, 3, 5, 6
1, 2, 3
University Examination Period
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
In order to receive a Pass grade or better in this unit, it is necessary to pass (obtain at least 50% in) the final exam as well as pass the overall assessment. The assessment components are explained in more detail below: CLASS TEST (15% of overall assessment) During Week 4 (covering Weeks 1-3) and Week 7 (covering Weeks 4-6) short tests will be conducted during class time. Each test will account for 7.5% of your overall assessment. The first test in Week 4 is an early diagnostic assessment, the results of which will be indicative of the student’s application to achieving the learning outcomes of the unit. Students who achieve poor results in this test should consult the teaching staff regarding strategies for improving their performance. The tests are designed to give timely feedback as to your understanding of key topics and concepts of topics covered and to identify any particular learning challenges or areas of difficulty prior to the final examination. You must sit for each test in your registered class. The attendance roll will be marked just before each test and...