ACCT 90004 Accounting for Decision Making

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7/22/2013 ACCT 90004 Accounting for Decision Making Brad Potter Room 7.064, 198 Berkeley Street Tel: 8344 4989 bnpotter@unimelb.edu.au 1 1 7/22/2013 Subject Overview Introduction • This subject provides a broad introduction to the accounting process, accounting information systems and the language of accounting. • It is designed to enable you to become an informed preparer and user of accounting information. • Successfully completing this subject will also assist you to understand and use accounting information to enhance financial and managerial decision making. • Accounting for Decision Making is a foundation subject for many students who will pursue more advanced studies in accounting across various…show more content…
Multi‐Choice Lecture Chapter Reading Mini Questions Questions Workshop 1 in Week 2 Alternative Cases & Problems Exercises Projects Problems Exercises 1 All 2, 5*, 13, 14, 17 * 1‐10 2 7, 9*, 13 1* 7* 2 All 4*, 9, 11*, 12 1‐10 3, 4*, 11 1, 2, 3, 6, 15 3*, 5 8 A cross section of questions suggested for a comprehensive preparation for spot quiz and other assessment * questions will be discussed in workshops and must be completed for preparation grade 12 12 7/22/2013 ACCT 90004 Accounting for Decision Making Week One: (i) Financial statements and business decisions; (ii) Investing and financing decisions and the Statement of Financial Position 13 13 7/22/2013 Objectives for week 1 1. Review the information contained in the four principal financial statements and the use of this information by various stakeholders; 2. Understand key players that shape the environment in which financial reports are prepared; 3. Identify the factors to consider by companies when making the decision to raise additional funds either through borrowing or through the issue of shares; 4. Determine the impacts of business transactions on the statement of financial position

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