Faculty of Business and Economics
|Faculty||Faculty of Business and Economics|
|Organisational Unit||Department of Accounting and Finance|
|Offered||Not offered in 2014|
This is the introductory management accounting unit that focuses on the types of cost information that can be produced to assist managers and other employees within organisations in planning and control, and in decision making. The topics include the following: costs and cost behaviour, product costing (including activity-based costing), cost allocation techniques, cost-volume-profit analysis, and the use of cost information for management decisions.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
Unit assessment depends on students' learning preferences. It is either 40% within semester and 60% examination or 20% within semester and 80% examination. Further details are contained in the unit guide.
Minimum total expected workload equals 144 hours per semester