Skip to Content

Governance, Risk and Ethics - ACCG941

This unit examines governance within an organisation in the broad context of the agency relationship. This unit focuses on the respective roles and responsibilities of directors and officers to organisational stakeholders and of accounting and auditing as a support and control functions. The topics addressed include internal review, control and feedback, compliance issues relating to decision-making and the decision support function as well as risk controls. In addition, the unit critically examines personal and professional ethical issues, ethical frameworks and professional values as applied in the context of the accountants’ duties and as a guide to appropriate professional behaviour and conduct in a variety of situations.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S1 Evening - Session 1, North Ryde, Evening

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Accounting and Corporate Governance staff

ACCG926 Prerequisite Information



Unit Designation(s):


Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance

Faculty of Business and Economics

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
Need help? Ask us.