Courses & Units

Business Costing and Feasibility ZAA113

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.

Introduction

Knowing costs and returns, and being able to judge whether proposed changes are feasible or not from a financial point of view, are basic skills of effective business managers. This unit introduces the rationale and basic approaches behind costing and feasibility analysis. It shows how to cost a business operation and how to make simple calculations to determine the financial feasibility of a proposed change. From small scale changes involving existing operations, to larger scale investments involving capital expenditure, examples are given to illustrate the importance of being able to calculate costs and returns, and make judgements about financial feasibility.

Summary

Unit name Business Costing and Feasibility
Unit code ZAA113
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School University College
Discipline Applied Business
Coordinator

Susie Bower

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
3 080101

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Requisites

Co-requisites

ZAP108

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Blended mode: Online content, full-day workshop (x2), weekly tutorials

Assessment
  • Online activity (20%)
  • Reflective activity (30%)
  • Case study report (50%)
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Textbooks

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