University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ACCTING 7025OL - Accounting Essentials for Decision Makers (M)

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 1
Campus: Online
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Check with School
Assessment: This course's assessments include engagement, case studies and tests.

This course introduces students to both financial accounting and management accounting. It provides an overview of accounting concepts, accounting cycle, and financial statements. Students are also provided with the tools for analysing and interpreting the financial statements of an organisation. Management accounting tools of costing, cost-volume-profit analysis, budgets and variance analysis are explained. The course also discussed performance management, capital investment decisions and accounting for sustainability.

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Trimester 1 Mon 13/02/2023 Thu 16/02/2023 Fri 31/03/2023 Wed 26/04/2023

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
30191 01OL 30 26 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.