UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

ACCT1112 Management Accounting

Credit 6 points
  Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationModeFirst year of offer
Not available in 2017
Content This unit provides an introduction to the role of cost accounting in organisations. It focuses on the fundamental tools and approaches used for classifying and assigning the various types of costs incurred in an organisation. Tools for planning and control (including master budget, flexible budgets and variances) and cost information for decisions (including cost behaviour, decision making and relevant information) are also studied.
Assessment Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit except in the case of a bachelor's pass degree student who has obtained a mark of 45 to 49 and is currently enrolled in this unit, and it is the only remaining unit that the student must pass in order to complete their course.
Unit rules
Advisable prior study: ACCT1101 Financial Accounting or equivalent
Incompatibility: ACCT2112 Management Accounting
Contact hours for standard teaching period—lectures: 2 hours per week; workshops/tutorials: 1–2 hours per week

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