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Accounting for Managers (MBS513)

Organisational Unit School of Business and Governance
Credit Points 4
Availability DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TSD-internal
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TMA-internal, TSA-internal
Description While this unit provides an introduction to accounting issues relevant to both preparers and users of business reports, it predominantly explores the principles of financial and management accounting from a user perspective. The focus of the unit is on decision-making providing a practical understanding of how to analyse information obtained from the accounting system to assist in management decision making.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures/seminars/workshops: 3 hours per week.
Prerequisites Enrolment in a graduate-level course.
Exclusions Students who have completed MBS5132 Accounting for Managers may not enrol in MBS513 Accounting for Managers for credit.
Notes Students in C1115 Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (Masterclass) will be enrolled in MBS5132 Accounting for Managers.
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