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ACC3042 Energy Management Accounting

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business and Law
School or Department : School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Version produced : 21 April 2014

Requisites

Pre-requisite: ACC2113

Other requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, email capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/current-students/support/computing/hardware.

Synopsis

Accountants play a key role in energy management and need to be able to make good investment decisions, to control energy consumption and energy costs and to develop and apply effective energy controlling methods in line with energy legislation. This course provides an introduction to the principles of sustainable energy management accounting underpinned by a foundation level knowledge of energy engineering fundamentals such as thermodynamics and construction physics.
On completion of the course students will have the knowledge and the abilities to calculate energy efficiency measures, decide upon such investments and to cooperate in energy efficiency projects together with energy scientists and engineers (having the lead role as far as costing and profitability matters are concerned).

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2013 External
Semester 2, 2013 On-campus Springfield