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ACCTING 7025 - Accounting Essentials for Decision Makers (M)

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 3
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: This course's assessments include active engagement, group assignment, tests and final exam.

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

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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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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 3 Mon 18/09/2023 Wed 20/09/2023 Fri 27/10/2023 Wed 22/11/2023

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
36106 SE02 40 39 7 Sep - 23 Nov Thursday 3pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore / interstate students only. Where this requirement is not met, students risk being removed from this class. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
36107 SE01 60 36 5 Sep - 21 Nov Tuesday 9am - 12pm Schulz, 307, Teaching Room