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AFF1110 - Accounting for financial decision making

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Ms Ellinor Allen


Caulfield First semester 2007 (Day)
Caulfield First semester 2007 (Evening)
Caulfield Second semester 2007 (Day)


This unit aims to provide students with an introductory knowledge of accounting and the role of accounting information in financial decision making. The unit covers the recording process; the accounting cycle; the preparation and analyses of financial statements for service and retail firms; accounting and controlling for assets; liabilities and owners' equity. On completion of this unit, students should be able to understand the information requirements for financial decision making by internal and external users.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


Assignment(s): 30%
Examination (3 hours): 70%

Contact hours

3 hours per week