BMRR4055 - Auditing II


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

The course is based on Auditing I. Students will develop the ability to critically reflect on methodology and requirements in audit standards, and acquire the prerequisites for understanding and using advanced methods. The course will provide students with knowledge of new audit research and research methods.

Learning outcome

Students should have advanced knowledge of methodologies and requirements in audit standards, and should be able to describe how advanced methods can be used to carry out audit work. The course will provide students with knowledge of new research and research methods in auditing.

Students should be able to plan the use of advanced methods and digital tools to reflect on the importance of professional judgement and professional skepticism. The student should be able to apply research-based knowledge in argumentation and evaluation.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, and compulsory participation in some lectures. Two compulsory exercises / assignments in groups.

Compulsory assignments

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Further on evaluation

Written group-based submissions of up to 3 students must be approved to pass a written exam. Attendance / participation in minimum 2 lectures / seminar regarding research and research methods in audit.

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.

Compulsory activities must be completed and approved during the teaching semester.

Examination in regular exam period each semester. No re-sit exam.

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:  AUTUMN 2020

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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