ACCT07017 2016 Management Accounting Planning, Control and Decision-Making 1

General Details

Full Title
Management Accounting Planning, Control and Decision-Making 1
Transcript Title
Management Acc PCD 1
Code
ACCT07017
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
ACCT - Accounting
Department
BUS - Business
Level
07 - NFQ Level 7
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2016 - Full Academic Year 2016-17
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Caroline McNulty, Beatrice Flavin
Programme Membership
SG_BACCT_J07 201600 Bachelor of Business in Accounting L7 SG_BACCO_H08 201800 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business in Accounting L8
Description

Develops the student's knowledge of management accounting principles and enables them to produce information for planning, control and decision-making. 

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.
Demonstrate a knowledge of costing terminology 
2.
Compute costs and prices for job/services using appropriate techniques
3.

Apply decision-making techniques for capital investment appraisal problems

4.

Communicate information individually or in teams using written, visual and numerical forms.

Teaching and Learning Strategies

Lectures supported by tutorials.

Module Assessment Strategies

Written exam which can be theoretical and/or numerical or project.

Repeat Assessments

Learning outcomes can be met by repeat exam only.

Module Dependencies

Prerequisites
None ACCT06021 201100 Management Accounting Fundamentals 1 ACCT06022 201100 Management Accounting Fundamentals 2
Co-requisites
None
Incompatibles
None

Indicative Syllabus

Management accounting terminology and revision of basic principles

Pricing jobs/services - absorption costing, process costing and integrated accounting

Decision-making - capital investment

 

 

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
100 %

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam Written assessment including numerical and/or theoretical questions Final Exam Closed Book Exam 100 % End of Term 1,2,3,4
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Flat Classroom Lecture 1 Weekly 1.00
Lecture Flat Classroom Lecture 1 Weekly 1.00
Lecture Flat Classroom Lecture 1 Weekly 1.00
Lecture Flat Classroom Lecture 1 Weekly 1.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Personal study time 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Required & Recommended Book List

Recommended Reading
2014-11-01 Management Accounting McGraw Hill Higher Education
ISBN 0077157508 ISBN-13 9780077157500

Module Resources

Other Resources

Management Accounting Principles and Practice. Alan Upchurch. Pitman Publishing. 1998

 Management Accounting, Gail Sheppard, Gill & Macmillan. 2011

Additional Information

None