Course Title: Prepare Budgets and Financial Plans

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5137

Course Title: Prepare Budgets and Financial Plans

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 60.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2008,
Term2 2009

Course Contact: Seymour Jacobson

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 1563

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the functions involved in preparing budgets and financial plans. It will also provide students with the skills and knowledge in the application of statistical analyses and processing of business data

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Experience in frontline, senior supervisory or management positions

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

BSBMGT503A Prepare Budgets and Financial Plans


Analyse strategic and operational plans

Build agreements for budgets and financial plans

Develop revenue, expenditure and capital investment proposals

Learning Outcomes

Refer to competency elements

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including technical requirements documentation, homework and in class exercises, written tests, practical problem solving exercises, presentations and practical tests. Students are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment work to their teacher to ensure that the relevant competency standards are being met