The course takes place in period

2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)


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Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is: The student has detailed knowledge of the contents and structure of financial statements as well as understanding how to analyze and draw conclusions based on these. Understanding the role of tax issues in this respect according to Finnish laws is also a aim of the course.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is familiar with the contents of financial statements including tax questions, and is also able to read and discuss these in a professional context. The student is familiar with Auditing in general.

Course contents

The main financial statements are covered in detail: Income Statement Balance Sheet Cash Flow analysis Tax issues are covered in a Finnish perspective

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Finnish Financial Accounting or equivalent

Previous course names


Recommended or required reading

Soile Tomperi: Kehittyväkirjanpitotaito Soile Tomperi: Bokföring i praktiken Bokföringslag 3.12.1997Korkeamäki, Ari- Matti:Tilintarkastuksen perusteet.WSOY, 2008. Handed information.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 10 hours
  • Practical exercises - 35 hours
  • Small-group work - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 50 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 20 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

Information will be given at the introduction and on Itslearning. To pass the course the student should pass: final exam (50 p), mandatory assignments (30 p), groupwork (20 p) and a company visit. To pass the course the student needs 50 % of total points.


Puukko Linda


Puukko Linda

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Group size

No limit (55 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-10-14 to 2019-10-27

Assessment methods

  • 2019-12-16 - Exams
  • 2018-12-09 - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-10-28 09:30 - 12:30 B320 Bokslut Puukko Linda
2019-11-04 09:00 - 10:00 Bokslut: FÖRETAGSBESÖK AZETS Puukko Linda
2019-11-11 09:30 - 12:00 E385 Bokslut Puukko Linda
2019-11-18 09:30 - 11:45 E385 Bokslut Puukko Linda
2019-11-25 09:30 - 12:30 E383 Bokslut Puukko Linda
2019-12-02 09:30 - 11:45 E383 Bokslut Puukko Linda
2019-12-09 09:30 - 12:30 D4106 Bokslut Puukko Linda
2019-12-16 09:30 - 11:30 E385 Bokslut Puukko Linda
2019-12-16 09:30 - 12:30 E383 Bokslut: TENTAMEN Puukko Linda
2020-01-15 12:00 - 14:00 E385 Bokslut: Omtent Genberg Camilla
2020-02-11 08:30 - 10:30 F365 Bokslut: Omtent Puukko Linda

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