Management Decision Making

ACC20014 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Online, Sarawak Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students

Duration

  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 hours

2020 teaching periods

Hawthorn

Higher Ed. Semester 2

Dates:
3 Aug 20 - 1 Nov 20

Results:
8 Dec 20

Last self enrolment:
16 Aug 20

Census:
31 Aug 20

More teaching periods

Swinburne Online

Teaching Period 2

Dates:
6 Jul 20 - 4 Oct 20

Results:
27 Oct 20

Last self enrolment:
19 Jul 20

Census:
31 Jul 20


Corequisites

Nil

Aims and objectives

This unit is designed to introduce students to the planning, controlling and decision making functions found in organizations. The unit introduces students to the relevant management accounting concepts, literature and information necessary for effective decision making and problem solving.
 
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
 
1. Describe and explain the major practical and theoretical issues impacting management’s use of management accounting.
 
2. Work collaboratively and ccritically appraise the information required for effective and efficient planning, control and decision making.
 
3. Apply management accounting principles in order to analyse and solve practical problems.
 
4. Reflect on and analyse behavioral influences on decision-making processes and outcomes in various organisational contexts.