MAA103 - Accounting for Decision Making

Unit details

Year2018 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:

Phillip Wong

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MAA101, MAA102

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week (Waurn Ponds (Geelong) students only)

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

Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning including 3 scheduled online workshops of 3 hours duration

Content

This 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

Assessment 1 (Individual) Double-Entry recording assignment, 15%

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

Assessment 3 (Individual or group of 2-3) Business plan (1500-2000 words) 15%

Examination (2 hours) 60%

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

Unit Fee Information

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