22321 Cost Management Systems6cp
Requisite(s): 22207 Accounting for Business Decisions B AND Completionof subject 26100 Integrating Business Perspectivesc Completion of subject 26100 Integrating Business Perspectives
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This subject introduces students to the basic concepts underlying management accounting, which is one of the core streams in the study of accounting. It provides an in-depth understanding of appropriate cost management concepts with an emphasis on the use of accounting information to understand and make decisions about the management of the cost structure of organisations. Students acquire a set of concepts, skills and techniques that are necessary for potential managers, with particular appreciation of the various issues and challenges faced by managers within organisations.
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