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- 03 Apr 2023
- 18 Sep 2023
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By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:
- Explain the roles of management accounting in planning, control and decision making.
- Develop budgets and long-term financial plans.
- Evaluate types of organisational structures including concepts for responsibility including accounting, authority delegation and control.
- Cost classification
- Cost estimation methods and inventory cost
- Cost-volume-profit analysis
- Management accounting and decision making
- Costing systems
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This course aims to give you an understanding of management accounting fundamentals and will equip you with the conceptual knowledge and practical skills necessary to make management accounting decisions.
During the course, you will be introduced to the concepts of cost classification, estimation, pricing, budgeting and costing systems. You’ll also gain an understanding of the principles of overheads, material and labour costs, and reporting for decision making.
UniSA Online’s 10-week short courses give you the flexibility to upskill in a certain area, stay current with developments in your field, diversify your knowledge, or even explore a new direction in your career – without having to commit to the time and cost of a full university degree.
Delivered 100% online, you’ll be able to study where and when it suits you. Access online academic and student support seven days a week, fit study around work and life commitments, view learning resources 24/7, and log in to the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device.
This is a second-year course from UniSA Online’s Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree.
Should your course have an exam it will be scheduled for Australian Central Standard Time or Australian Central Daylight Time, depending on the time of the year.
- Case study (50%)
- Examination (50%)
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