Excerpt from course description

Accountant Practice and Ethics


This course is part of the curriculum for approval as Norwegian state certified accountant. The programme meets the requirements of the certified accountant regulation of 16 desember 2022 (education requirements for state certified accountants).

Course content

The program includes the following main topics:

  • Statutory regulation of certified accountants
  • Regulation of accepted accountancy practice
  • Risk management
  • Regulation regarding reporting of money laundering
  • Regulation on bookkeeping
  • Ethical behaviour for certified accountants


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