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Introduces the concepts, principles and techniques of accounting and finance used by internal and external decision makers through teacher-directed activities. This unit focuses on providing the fundamental knowledge and skills to enable students to appreciate how accounting and finance is used for planning and control in organisations.
Module 1: Introduction to accounting and The Balance Sheet
Module 2: The Income Statement and Cash Flow Statement
Module 3: Analysis of financial statements
Module 4: Budgeting and performance measurement
Module 5: Cost-Volume-Profit analysis
Module 6: Capital Investment and Financing the business
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||review financial statements of the business, Balance Sheet, Income statement and Cash flow statement|
|2||undertake a ratio analysis of a company’s financial statements|
|3||discuss and apply budgeting, performance measurement, Cost-volume-profit analysis and capital investment techniques to make appropriate business decision|
|4||distinguish and compare alternative sources of financing for business.|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- review financial statements of the business, Balance Sheet, Income statement and Cash flow statement
- undertake a ratio analysis of a company’s financial statements
- discuss and apply budgeting, performance measurement, Cost-volume-profit analysis and capital investment techniques to make appropriate business decision
- distinguish and compare alternative sources of financing for business.
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