Excerpt from course description

Financial Accounting and Taxation


The course consists of four parts: (1) regulatory environment for financial reporting (15%), (2) preparation of separate and consolidated financial statements in accordance with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) (45%), (3) management of working capital, cash and sources of short-term finance (15%) and, (4) fundamentals of business taxation (25%).

This course is closely related to the Financial Reporting and Taxation course of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) professional qualification as Chartered Global Management Accounting™ (CGMA®).

Course content

  • Regulatory environment for financial reporting
  • Preparation of separate and consolidated financial statements in accordance with IFRS
  • Management of working capital, cash and sources of short-term finance
  • Business taxation


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