Courses & Units

Finance for Decision-Making JNB518

Introduction

This unit aims to introduce students to the type of financial information that, as a manager, can expect to receive and to the techniques that can be used to analyse this information for decision making and control purposes. Also, this unit has been designed to equip students preparing for a career in the maritime and logistics industries with some important business skills, such as financial statement analysis, investment project evaluation, international financial management and financial risk management.

Summary

Unit name Finance for Decision-Making
Unit code JNB518
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Australian Maritime College
Maritime and Logistics Management
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management
Coordinator Dr Peggy Chen
Teaching staff

Dr Peggy Chen

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
3 081199

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On-Campus: One 2 to 3 hour workshop per week depending on number of students enrolled.

Distance: Study guide and readings.

Assessment

On-campus: Coursework 50%, Examination 50%

Distance: Coursework 50%, Take-home Examination 50%

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Textbooks

Required

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