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.
|Unit name||Finance for Decision-Making|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Maritime and Logistics Management|
Dr Peggy Chen
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|3||2019: $1,369.00||2019: $2,611.00||081199|
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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
On campus (Launceston): 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components
Off campus/Distance: online study guide and readings.
On-campus: Coursework 60%, Examination 40%
Off campus/Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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