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MAA103 - Accounting for Decision Making

Unit details


2017 unit information

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

L Lombardi (Trimester1), J Donald (Trimester 2), R Ryan (Trimester 3)



Incompatible with:

MAA101, MAA102

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


The unit covers: the impact of accounting in society; business planning and budgets for management decisions; classification, analysis and summarisation of business transactions; preparation of classified accounting reports; techniques to analyse and interpret financial statements.


Assessment 1 (Individual or group of 2-3) – Video presentation (5-7 minutes) – 10%

Assessment 2 (Individual or group of 2-3) - Written business plan (3000-4000 words) – 30%

Examination (2 hours) - 60%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

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