UQ alumni receive a 20% discount on all short courses delivered by Executive Education.
The University of Queensland is proudly partnering with Queensland Tourism Industry Council to bring you a suite of professional development courses tailored to the tourism and hospitality industry.
Understanding financial information is essential for effective business performance analysis and decision-making. This course aims to improve your ability to understand and effectively communicate core accounting and finance concepts, techniques and terminology using case studies tailored to the tourism industry. You’ll gain a practical understanding of how financial data is gathered and utilised to determine budgets, KPIs, investment decisions, and effective reporting. Overall, you will learn how to best apply relevant information for business decisions and performance evaluation.
This course will help you:
• develop an understanding of core accounting and finance terminology.
• learn about ratio analysis, budgeting, funding options, financial evaluation techniques and variance analysis.
• interpret financial statements to evaluate your business revenue and expenses.
• practice with a range of tools, techniques and methodologies to improve financial performance.
Cost: $1,560 (usually $1,950)

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