ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE FOR SUSTAINABLE VALUE CREATION

BUS5AFS

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides an introduction to key concepts, theories and practical applications associated with accounting and finance in diverse organisational contexts. The content of the subject will cover the nature of the accounting and financial environment and the types of accounting and financial practice and decision-making required from a business perspective, informed by the need for sustainable value creation. Students engage with these issues by considering and analysing practical examples.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
8 on-line multiple choice quizzes (200 words)10
Group Business Report (700 words each)15
Group case study (450 words each)10
One x 3 hour final examination60
Tutorial activities (350 words)5

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGlenn Hill

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
8 on-line multiple choice quizzes (200 words)10
Group Business Report (700 words each)15
Group case study (450 words each)10
One x 3 hour final examination60
Tutorial activities (350 words)5

Melbourne, 2014, Summer, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 44 - 07
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 44 to week 07 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
8 on-line multiple choice quizzes (200 words)10
Group Business Report (700 words each)15
Group case study (450 words each)10
One x 3 hour final examination60
Tutorial activities (350 words)5