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Subject
Financial Management - FMGT

Course
5330

While no outlines currently exist for this course, below are the course learning outcomes/competencies.

Course Learning Outcomes/Competencies

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the field of Accounting for Sustainability.
  • Interpret financial reporting of environmental liabilities.
  • Assess corporate financial reporting of sustainable business practices.
  • Analyze sustainable reporting based on Global Reporting Initiative Guidelines.
  • Compare and critique the conclusions, recommendations, and limitations of reporting methods and standards.
  • Interpret greenhouse gas (GHG) accounting and reporting standards.
  • Generate capital budgeting analysis to comply with environmental regulation and emissions.
  • Assess the impact of social and environmental costs on product pricing.
  • Describe Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) and Social Return on Investments (SROI).
  • Explain the use and calculations of Carbon Credits, Climate Exchanges, and Carbon Dioxide Permit Trading.

Effective as of Fall 2020

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