Business & Economics Handbook 1996

Published by Monash University
Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia

Authorised by Academic Registrar, April 1996


Accounting for management information

Ms Suzanne Harrold

6 points + Distance: approximately 12 hours per week + First, second semester + Gippsland + Prerequisite: GBU8014

Objectives Building from studies in previous accounting subjects, students will consider the issues and techniques in determining the costs of products and services. Traditional cost accounting techniques will be explored and students will also be exposed to the contemporary techniques that have been facilitated through advances in information technology. Students will expand skills in the use of spreadsheets and general ledger accounting software packages.

Assessment Assignment and project: 30% + Examination: 70%

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