Develop personal professional skills and capabilities
Course:- Accounting Basics
Reference No.:- EM13235758

Assignment Help
Expertsmind Rated 4.9 / 5 based on 47215 reviews.
Review Site
Assignment Help >> Accounting Basics

Linked learning outcomes:
Analyse the environments in which an accountant works
Develop personal professional skills and capabilities through the application of tools and strategies taking into account the opportunities and constraints of the professional environment
Linked graduate capabilities:

Critical analytical and integrative thinking
Capable of Professional and Personal Judgment and Initiative
Task Overview: Reflect on your personal understanding of the accounting profession.

Marking criteria:

Analysis and synthesis of knowledge from a range of experiences/sources
Critical self-reflection to formulate professional development strategies.
Completeness and relevance
Overall clarity 
Refer to the Reflection Marking Rubric. 

Deliverables: 500-700 word reflection.
Read at least one of the following readings:

A Changing Profession? - Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Developments in the global accountancy sector - Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
Answer the following questions, thinking about how your understanding of the role of an accountant has developed since you began studying accounting and the specific experiences/sources that have influenced your thinking:

1. When you think of the accounting profession what comes to your mind?

2. What contextual factors do you think could influence the accounting profession?

3. Describe the people you expect to interact with as an accountant.

4. What role do you think you should play in contributing to your community as an accountant?

5. What might the clients and fellow employees expect of you as an accountant? 

Review your work. Make sure the structure of the paragraphs and sentences is clear. Fix spelling and grammatical errors. Make sure you have cited and referenced accurately. 

Submit your reflection to turnitin via the link below. Once you have submitted your reflection, check the originality report in turnitin and ensure similarity with other sources is referenced. You can resubmit your reflection until the due date. Please note that the originality report for a resubmission takes 24 hours to be produced. Please ensure that you allow adequate time, if you are considering resubmission.

Extensions: No extension will be granted

Penalties: Late submission will not be accepted for marking, i.e., a mark of ZERO will be assigned accordingly. 
Required minimum-2 page

Put your comment

Ask Question & Get Answers from Experts
Browse some more (Accounting Basics) Materials
Hollis Industries produces flash drives for computers, which it sells for $20 each. Each flash drive costs $14 of variable costs to make. During April, 1,000 drives were sol
It had a beta of 1.30, and the interest rate on its debt is 8 percent (the Treasury bond rate is 7 percent). If it moves to its optimal debt ratio of 40 percent, the cost of
OPTIMAL CAPITAL BUDGET Marble Construction estimates that its WACC is 10% if equity comes from retained earnings. However, if the company issues new stock to raise new equit
A Corporation uses a predetermined overhead rate of $23.90 per direct labor hour. This predetermined rate was based on a cost formula that estmated $286,8000 of total man
Comm203: Introductory Corporate Finance - What is the operating cash flow and determine the value of the terminal loss or recapture at the end of year. Discuss the consequence
Define and discuss the six steps of the Proactive Method of Fraud Detection - Include methods to gather information about a business, questions that should be asked, and examp
Prepare a paper explaining the following to the Erbs.- The different types of local, state, and federal taxes they pay, and why they are each important.- The basic standards f
Fixed costs of $20,000 per year are currently allocated evenly between both products.  If the product sales mix were to change, total fixed costs would remain at $20,000 per