Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One three-hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Approximately 2.5 hours of personal study per hour of class time is required to achieve a satisfactory level of performance
FNCE90055 Financial Decision Making OR ACCT90004 Accounting for Decision Making or equivalent
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2016
Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Brad Potter
Companies in diverse industries globally are facing greater challenges to understand the environmental implications of their operations. Against this setting, managers have become more acutely aware of the need for greater transparency and environmental accountability when seeking to create organisational value. This subject seeks to enhance a general understanding of the complex ways in which such issues impact the core functions performed by professionals in accounting and business. This includes a consideration of the various reporting frameworks that can be used to report the environmental implications of entity operations, as well the ways in which such information might be incorporated into decisions made within the entity. The implications of such information for the assurance function are also considered.
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to :
Note: The examination for this subject will be a hurdle, whereby a minimum result of 50% for the exam is required in order to pass this subject.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Master of Accounting |
Master of Energy Systems
Master of Management (Accounting and Finance)
Governance, Policy and Communication
Governance, Policy and Markets
Master of International Business electives
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