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Area/Catalogue
ACCT 2006

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
012264

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Commerce

Course aim

To provide students with an overview of how management accounting information plays a critical role in organisational planning, controlling, decision-making and learning and to equip students with the conceptual and practical understanding necessary to use and interpret management accounting information.

Course content

Management accounting information that creates value; cost terms, concepts & behaviour; product costing systems; job and process costing; overhead costs; ABC; budgeting; standard costing: material & labour; tactical decision-making; cost decision-making and product-mix; CVP analysis and product mix; working capital; organisational structures; reporting for management decision making.

Textbook(s)

Horngren, C, Datar S, Rajan, M, Maguire, W & Tan, R 2017, Cost accounting: a managerial emphasis, 3rd edn, Pearson Education Australia, Australia

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
ACCT 1008 Accounting for Business

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Workshop 3 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Workshop 35 hours x NA
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours x NA
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, TAYLOR'S BUSINESS SCHOOL
Workshop 35 hours x NA

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Continuous assessment N/A 25% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 3 hours
Case study 1100 words 25% NA
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Continuous assessment N/A 25% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 3 hours
Case study 1100 words 25% NA
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 25% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 3 hours
Case study 1100 words 25% NA
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, TAYLOR'S BUSINESS SCHOOL
Continuous assessment N/A 25% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 3 hours
Case study 1100 words 25% NA

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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