This subject emphasises the role of accounting in management decision making, particularly in providing information and analysis to support strategic management activity and the role of social and environmental accounting to support sustainability strategies. These highlight the changing role of accountants and the challenge in balancing the needs of management, customers, employees, shareholders and other stakeholders with ethical and legal concerns. The use of accounting information to evaluate existing competitive strategies, develop new strategies, and monitor and assess progress towards chosen organisational solutions. This subject requires the student to synthesise and integrate the theory and practice learned in subjects undertaken in the Accounting degree to understand, structure and resolve problems for organisations operating with a sustainable business model.
School of Accounting and Finance
Not available to students who have completed ACC310.
ACC210 and QBM117
ACC310 Similar subject content
The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of ACC311 in Session 1 2019. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: July 2020. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.