Courses & Units

Finance for Decision-Making JNB518

Launceston

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

Key

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 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* 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).

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
081199 $1,812.00 $1,419.00 not applicable $2,638.00

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On campus (AMC Sydney): Two 3 days x 6 hour workshop

On campus (Launceston): 13 x 3hr workshop

Off campus: online

Assessment

On-campus: Coursework 60%, Examination 40%

Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%

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Textbooks

Required

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