COMM 112

Financial Information for Business

Course overview

This is a practical introduction to financial information and its application in the business context.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • restriction Financial Information for Busi, ACCT-103 or ACCT-103R
Credits 15
Domestic fees $794.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Explain what financial information is available, and used, by stakeholders to make business decisions.
  2. Explain the importance of profit, cash flow and liquidity to a business.
  3. Explain the importance of planning and evaluating performance.
  4. Apply investment appraisal techniques to business decisions.
  5. Use financial statement analysis to correctly interpret the financial results of a business.

Course examiners

Carol Cheong

Dr Carol Cheong

Senior Lecturer

Department of Financial and Business Systems