Courses & Units

Finance for Decision-Making JNB518

Launceston

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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 College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
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

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

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On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 15/7/2019 9/8/2019 2/9/2019 20/10/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2019: $1,369.00 2019: $2,611.00 081199

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On campus (Launceston): 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components

Off campus/Distance: online study guide and readings.

Assessment

On-campus: Coursework 60%, Examination 40%

Off campus/Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%

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Textbooks

Required

Please refer to the Co-Op Bookshop link below for all textbook requirements.

Recommended

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