220789 Financial Analytics6cp
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Anti-requisite(s): 22789 Accounting Analytics
Financial analytics develops new insights and understanding of financial and non-financial performance by continuous iterative examination of large data sets pertaining to past financial and non-financial information and events. This subject also explores the many areas in which financial accounting data provides insight into other business areas including consumer behaviour predictions, corporate strategy, risk management, optimisation, and more. Students are provided with skills to analyse financial accounting data to address financial accounting-related and other business problems. Students are expected to obtain an understanding of different types of data analytics methods, and how to apply these methods to analyse financial accounting-related problems.
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