BMRR4050 - Auditing I


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours C

Course content

Introduction to auditing and application of regulations and standards for auditing.

Learning outcome

The student will have knowledge of the auditor's role in society and knowledge of theory that explains the demand for audit services, advanced knowledge of the legal framework for the auditor's occupation, occupational ethics, audit methodology and the auditor's reporting and communication with the client and the public, as well as knowledge about auditing in the public sector.

Students should be able to plan and evaluate audit assignments in accordance with international audit standards. Students should be able to describe current audit procedures and determine what is sufficient and appropriate audit evidence in a given situation and should be able to prepare audit reports and other reporting related to audit work.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures. 2 compulsory submissions, with a maximum of 3 participants per group.

Compulsory assignments

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Further on evaluation

2 compulsory assignments must be passed to qualify for the written exam.
Supporting material allowed on exams: Approved calculator regarding NTNUs support material code B-D "specific basic calculator". Other calculators that are allowed in the course are: Casio FC-100V and Texas Instruments - BAII Plus.
See more information in Norwegian.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Accounting and Auditing (MRR)

Required previous knowledge


Course materials


More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
  • Management Accounting and Control
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
NTNU Business School



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 C INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 C INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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