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Undergraduate | CUR-ACC102 | 2023

Financial Decision Making

Explore how accounting supports responsible decision making in business. You’ll get to know key terms and break down different types of accounting information. Learn how to interpret financial statements. Make informed decisions. 

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 27 Feb 2023
  • 28 Aug 2023

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:

    1. analyse the impact of global events on business strategies and financial decision making
    2. review the financial market and capital structure and their impacts on business investment decisions using corporate governance principles
    3. apply the concept of time value of money and capital investments to make responsible business financial decisions
    4. apply management accounting concepts and techniques such as cost behaviour and budgeting to business decision making
    5. interpret financial statements, using accounting and finance concepts to make informed and ethical business decisions

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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Student feedback

5 student respondents between: 21 Nov - 07 Dec 2022.

100%of students felt the study load was manageable

100%of students felt this subject helped them gain relevant skills

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Bachelor of Commerce (Taxation)

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Bachelor of Commerce (Business Law)

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