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Business

BFA703

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
BFA503 Introduction to Financial Management
BFA506 Business Law
BFA507 The Accounting Framework
BFA518 Issues in Corporate Governance and Compliance
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA522 Risk Management
BFA523 Public Sector Resource Management
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA525 Public Sector Resource Management
BFA527 Corporate Sustainability and the Triple Bottom Line
BFA528 Current Developments in Governance and Accountability
BFA532 Corporate Sustainability and the Triple Bottom Line
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA533 Current Developments in Governance and Accountability
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA534 Introduction to Corporate Governance
BFA605 Financial and Corporate Accounting
BFA612 Management and Cost Accounting
BFA636 Organisational Risk, Technology and AIS
BFA703 Introduction to Financial Management
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA705 Financial and Corporate Accounting
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA706 Business Law
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA707 The Accounting Framework
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA710 Research Methods
BFA712 Management and Cost Accounting
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA713 Audit and Assurance
BFA714 Australian Tax Law
BFA715 Accounting Theory
BFA718 Issues in Corporate Governance and Compliance
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA722 Risk Management
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA723 Public Sector Resource Management
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA726 Corporate Law and Regulation
BFA728 Finance for Managers
BFA732 Corporate Sustainability and the Triple Bottom Line
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA733 Current Developments in Governance and Accountability
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA734 Introduction to Corporate Governance
(Not Offered 2014)
BFA736 Organisational Risk, Technology and AIS
(Not Offered 2014)

2014 BFA703 Introduction to Financial Management

Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: No

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SPECIAL NOTE: Semester 3 (Summer) offering subject to sufficient enrolment numbers.

OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

This unit introduces students to the major concepts and analytical tools used in the theory and practice of financial management within an Australian context. It is designed to provide you with with an understanding of:

- the scope and nature of the finance function and its role within management;

- the theory of finance and how it underpins the evaluation of investment, financing and dividend policies.

This unit will also develop your practical skills in the identification and analysis of financial problems.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: continuous assessment (40%), examination (60%)

TEACHING PATTERN:

Semester 1: 2-hr lecture, 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 weeks)

Summer semester (if offered): intensive delivery over 2 to 3 weeks

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - H
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Resource dependent teaching & learning - H
Independent study with provided resources replaces face-to-face or other classes (e.g. lectures)
About Flexible Study Options

REQUISITE INFO
M.Excl BFA772, BFA728

STAFF: TBA

FEES
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KEY

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