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Theme Topics in Accounting and Finance

Theme Topics in Accounting and Finance

Code: ACC3LF106
Scope: 5 ECTS
Timing: semester 6
Language: English
Curriculum: GLOBBA16
Course level: Specialisation Studies
Course type: elective 

Starting level and linkage with other courses
No prerequisites.

Learning outcomes
You are able to follow the latest developments in field of accounting and finance. You apply accounting and finance skills and knowledge in a wider current context. You are able to develop your skills further in line with the rapidly changing business environment.


Current topics in accounting and finance, for example:

  • digitalization
  • global tax planning  
  • IFRS
  • Big Data
  • data analytics
  • financial markets
  • accounting and finance job market
    • (professional development)

Recognising and validating prior learning (RPL)
If you have acquired the required competence in previous work tasks, recreational activities or on another course, you can show the competence with a demonstration and progress faster through your studies. More information and instructions for RPL are available at MyNet.

Cooperation with the business community
Guest lectures, company excursion

The themes have an international aspect.

Course formats
Contact and distant sessions or educationalisation.  

Students' performance is graded on the following scale: Excellent (5), Very good (4), Good (3), Satisfactory (2), Fair (1), Fail (0).
A link to the joint assessment grid. The assessment of one’s own learning.

Course teacher(s)
Anne Arkima, Juan Borra

Learning materials
Materials to be announced in the implementation plan.