SD

Shane Dikolli

Associate Professor
Unit: Darden School of Business
Department: Darden Graduate School of Business
Office location and address
20 Duffy Blvd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
GBUS 7272: Accounting for Managers
Credits: 3
As the language of business and the cornerstone of the financial capital markets, accounting provides terminology, frameworks, and concepts with which to understand and analyze the financial consequences of business activities. As these activities have become increasingly complex and global, the task of presenting timely, relevant, and reliable financial information to interested internal and external users has become more challenging. Prerequisites: Restricted to Darden students.
GBUS 7276: Accounting for Managers - Part II
Credits: 2
As the language of business and the cornerstone of the financial capital markets, accounting provides terminology, frameworks, and concepts with which to understand and analyze the financial consequences of business activities. As these activities have become increasingly complex and global, the task of presenting timely, relevant, and reliable financial information to interested internal and external users has become more challenging.
GBUS 8391: Strategic Costing
Credits: 2
Strategic costing is concerned with use of internal cost accounting information to plan and evaluate strategic operations and interactions with stakeholders of the firm. The focus is on planning and strategic decision-making by the organization and on the accounting systems that managers have to assist them in their decisions about resource allocation and performance evaluation. The course is intended as an extension of foundational cost accounting.
GBUS 8500: Special Topics Seminar
Credits: 2–3
Each seminar is a course of study for students with special interests in business administration topics not currently included in the normal course offerings of the MBA Program. The seminar topics should be consistent with the objectives of the Second Year Program.
GBUS 8721: Australia-Local Culture and International Business Expansion
Credits: 2
This course will travel to Sydney and Melbourne and is designed to help you: get up-close and first-hand exposure to Australian culture and business climate, through the lens of 3 specific business industries: travel, sport, and wine. To witness the dynamic nature of Australia's business innovation and change in four specific businesses across the 3 industries: Qantas, Cricket Australia, Australian Football League, and Giant Step Wine.
GBUS 8999: Darden Independent Study
Credits: 2–3
A Darden Independent Study elective includes either case development or a research project to be conducted by an individual student under the direction of a faculty member. Students should secure the agreement of a resident faculty member to supervise their independent study and assign the final grade that is to be based to a significant degree on written evidence of the individual student's accomplishment.