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Professor Phillip Ormrod B.Com; MA.; ACA

Professor Finance and Accounting

    Teaching

    Audit and Assurance

    Audit and assurance is an independent professional service, typically provided by accountants, with the goal of improving the quality of information or the context of the information so that decision makers can make more informed and lower risk decisions.

    The module is taken by second year students. It examines auditing objectives, processes and procedures. It includes planning, risk assessment, internal control assessment, audit evidence, reporting and ethics. It uses international auditing standards (ISAs) as the regulatory basis for auditing.

    This module is accredited by professional accounting bodies.


    Advanced Auditing

    This module builds on prior knowledge from the Audit and Assurance module to develop skills in the application of auditing techniques including the use of judgement.

    Audit quality is considered in the application of auditing in complex scenarios in a range of industries.

    The module is taken by third year students.

    This module is accredited by professional accounting bodies.

    Modules for 2020-21

    ADVANCED AUDITING

    Module code: ACFI301

    Role: Teaching

    AUDIT AND ASSURANCE

    Module code: ACFI210

    Role: Module Co-ordinator