MAA103 - Accounting for Decision Making
|Year||2015 unit information|
Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
J Donald (Trimester 2), R Ryan (Trimester 3)
Campus: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week
Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.
* for Bachelor of Vision Science students only
The unit covers: the impact of accounting; accounting reports; introduction of the accounting equation; classification; analysis and summarisation of transactions; accounting systems and internal control; the management decision-making process; cost concepts for management decisions; importance of budgets in the decision-making process; management of financial resources; techniques to analyse statements; limitations; evaluating performance; evaluating financial position.
Assessment 1 (e-Portfolio group of 2-3 students) - Business plan 3500-4000 words 30%
Assessment 2 (individual or group of 2-3 students) - Student video presentation 10%
Examination 2 hours 60%
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.