BUS314 Corporate Governance
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Showing course contents for the educational year 2015 - 2016 .
Course responsible: Jonas Gaudernack
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: School of Economics and Business
Teaching language: NO
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This course starts in Spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Spring parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2010V
The course will consist of traditional lecturing as well as classes, guest lectures and written assignments.
There are numerous laws and regulations related to corporate governance/risk mangagement/internal control in Norwegian companies. The course will deal with important concepts, rules and regulations, and also highlight the roles of different agents such as the board, auditing board, administrative leadership, auditor, risk management and complience functions.
Lectures, seminars, classes, assignments
Relevant parts of the laws that regulate corporations, accounting, auditing. Norwegian recommended standard for corporate governance.(www.nues.no) COSO Integrated Framwork and COSO Enterprise Risk Management, internalstandardsandauditing standards, as well as parts ofthe capital adequacy frameworkforbanking / finance(BaselIII).
Basic business, primarily financial accounting, cost accounting; finance
Accounting, corporate law, tax law, auditing
Brief written assignments
According to the norm for 5 c.p.
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Approx. 30 hours
External examiner will control the quality of syllabus, questions for the final examination, and principles for the assessment of the examination answers.
Allowed examination aids: No calculator, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått