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SCH634 Executive Education Finance for Managers.jpgHow managers interpret financial information to support decision making is critical to any organisation’s performance and prosperity. Business managers and EAs are usually involved in or impacted by the outcomes of accounting and finance processes. Understanding those outcomes is vital to ensuring that you know how a business unit’s financial performance (and ultimately yours), will be evaluated.

If you need to learn more about the fundamentals of accounting for decision-making, this course will provide you with the right tools and insights. The course is from a users’ perspective to improve your knowledge and understanding of the Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Statement of Cash Flow.

A light supper will be provided at each of the three sessions.

Session 1: The Balance Sheet, 5.30-8.30pm, 20 March 2018

  1. Understand the nature and purpose of the balance sheet
  2. Be familiar with the format and presentation of the balance sheet
  3. Recognise the limitations of the balance sheet.

Session 2: The Income Statement, 5.30-8.30pm, 27 March, 2018

  1. Explain the purpose and importance of measuring financial performance
  2. Discuss the definition, recognition and classification of income
  3. Understand the link between the income statement and balance sheet.

Session 3: Statement of Cash Flows, 5.30-8.30pm, 3 April, 2018

  1. Assess the purpose and usefulness of a statement of cash flows
  2. Outline the format and the classification of cash flows in the statement of cash flows
  3. Evaluate an entity’s performance using a statement of cash flows.

On completion of this course participants receive a certificate of completion from Murdoch University Executive Education Centre. To enrol please contact the Executive Education Centre 9360 1776. Bookings are essential. Bookings and fee are for all three sessions $500.00. 10 % discount for groups of four. Bookings close March 10, 2018.

For more information about the Executive Master Program or to enrol please contact the Executive Education Centre:
Email: executive.education@murdoch.edu.au or
Phone: + 61 8 9360 1776

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