Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2008.Search for this in the current handbook
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Two 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||306-108 Accounting Transactions and Analysis or 306-104 Accounting 1B.|
|Corequisites:||306-108 Accounting Transactions and Analysis or 306-104 Accounting 1B.|
|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
|Subject Overview:|| |
The objective of this subject is to provide students with a broad introduction to core business processes that underpin organisational business activities and the role and operation of information systems associated with these. In particular, the subject will discuss methods for documenting business processes and information systems (principally data flow diagrams and system flowcharts); internal controls for business processes and information systems; core business processes associated with revenue, expenditure, production transaction cycles and business reporting.
|Assessment:||A 3-hour end-of-semester examination (50%), assignments totalling not more than 4000 words (40%) and class participation (10%). Successful completion of this subject requires a minimum 50% pass in the end-of-semester examination.|
|Prescribed Texts:||To be advised.|
|Recommended Texts:||To be advised.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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