Forensic Accounting and the Court - eLearning

This activity is delivered by Macquarie University.

This CPD module aims to provide members who work in the forensic accounting space with related information which enhances their knowledge.  The assessment of this knowledge will validate their understanding of the content.
This is a great opportunity for Chartered Accountants to consolidate their knowledge relating to the procedures and etiquette requirements in the context of the court environment.

Online assessment - Monday 21 November 2022

Upon completion of this module you should be able to:
Explain the role of the forensic accountant in the courtroom or tribunal.
Outline the traditional and modern procedures for adducing evidence in court or other forum.
Explain courtroom etiquette and factors relevant to effective courtroom communication.
Outline the special nature of quasi-judicial roles such as Special Referees, Court-appointed experts and expert determinations.

This module is one of four in a series which Macquarie University offer. Further information regarding these modules are available here.

On successful completion of all four modules coupled with the required experience you will be able to apply for the CA Forensic Accounting Specialisation. You can read more about this here.
Location & Date:
Online assessment - Monday 21 November 2022

Portfolio interview assessment - Monday 21 November - Friday 25 November (by arrangement with member)
40 minute Exam – involving multiple choice questions, short answer questions and a case study.

Access to online material is available.


Topic: Audit & Assurance, Business Mindset, Ethics & Integrity, People & Leadership, Reporting

Sub-Topic: Ethics, Financial Reporting, Forensic Accounting, Negotiation, Personal Effectiveness, Solve Problems

Format: eLearning

Proficiency Level: Intermediate, Advanced

CPD: Upto 7.5 hours