MAA103 - Accounting for Decision Making


2023 unit information

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


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MAA101, MAA102, MAAM103
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour class + 1 x 1 hour seminar per week (Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong) students only)

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and collaborative learning including 11 scheduled online workshops of 1 hour duration


This introductory course teaches you how to use accounting information to make appropriate business decisions. You will learn to apply the fundamental concepts of double-entry accounting to record transactions, prepare financial reports, and to analyse and interpret their meaning. You will learn to use management accounting budgets and planning techniques, and will consider contemporary issues such as the role of ethics and the use of Integrated Reporting.  

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