2014 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2014. For Summer School 2014 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2014).
The University of Sydney session calendar shows exact dates for sessions.
|Offered||Semester 1, Semester 2 and Intensive July|
|Prerequisites||Prerequisite: Assumed knowledge: MBA primer|
|Assumed Knowledge||Prerequisite: Assumed knowledge: MBA primer|
|Lectures||1 x 4hr evening lecture per week (10 week block)|
|Assessment||individual assignment (50%), final exam (50%)|
|Description||This unit of study will provide students with insight and understanding of the role that financial management can play in developing and executing effective strategies for change. Drawing on research in finance and management accounting, this unit of study will give students an understanding of key financial management tools and techniques that can be used to drive and support change and give them the opportunity to apply these financial management tools to real world case studies. In addition, students enrolled in this unit of study will have the opportunity to gain practical insights from leading industry practitioners, including CFOs, into the financial management practices they use in their organisations.|