Managerial Accounting for Decision Making


This course aims to develop a student's understanding of the concepts and techniques of managerial accounting, and his/her skills in the use of managerial accounting techniques to communicate decision-useful information to management.  The course content includes costing terminology, cost classification, cost accummulation and recording systems - job and process costing, activity-based costing, variable and absorption costing, cost-volume-profit analysis, information for decision making, pricing and product mix decisions, budgets and budgetary control, standard costing and variance analysis, traditional measures of performance, contemporary approaches to measuring and managing performance, decentralization, interdivisional transfer pricing.

Prerequisite: ACCT B202

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