Management Accounting teaching plan

Topics: Management accounting, Cost accounting, Activity-based costing Pages: 3 (830 words) Published: November 5, 2014
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
School of Professional Education and Executive Development
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Accountancy SPD2297 Management Accounting 1
Semester 1, 2014/15

Teaching Plan
Lecturers:
Office:
Consultation Hours:
Prior knowledge:
(if any)

1.

Dr. Artie W. Ng (Lectures) /
e-mail: spartie@speed-polyu.edu.hk/
Dr. Mindy Xu (Tutorials)
mingxu@speed-polyu.edu.hk
WK-S1201g/ N1103b
3746-0713 / 3746-0721
Tel:
Tuesday 3:30pm – 5:30pm (Artie)
Tuesday 4:30pm – 6:30pm (Mindy)
Nil
(Note: It is the responsibility of students to ensure their fulfillment of the prior-knowledge requirement for this subject.)

ROLE AND PURPOSE

This subject contributes to the achievement of the programme learning outcomes by enabling students to evaluate the processes and structures of organizations’ planning, decision making, motivating and controlling activities; identify and analyze the means of value creation in the business processes; and identify and respond appropriately to ethical issues as they arise in various business settings in the management accounting context. In addition, the subject will provide students with sufficient professionally-specific skills and knowledge in management accounting to make an immediate contribution to the organization in which they are first employed, and provide them with the foundation for their future continuous professional development.

2.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of the subject, students will be able to:
a. Understand and critically apply the appropriate concepts and techniques to generate cost information to help management in organizational planning and control. b. Identify and analyse the means to create value in goods and services and deliver to end users, using appropriate costing methods and management accounting techniques. c. Suggest alternative solutions to various management decision-making problems, based on their understanding of relevant cost...

References: Atkinson, A. A. et al (2013), Management Accounting, Prentice Hall.
Garrison, R.H., E.W. Noreen, P.C. Brewer, N.S. Cheng and K.C.K. Yuen (2012).
Hilton, R.W., Maher, M.W. and F.H. Selto (2008). Cost Management: Strategies for
Business Decisions
Blocher, E.J., K.H. Chen and T.W. Lin (2013). Cost Management: A Strategic Emphasis.
(Hilton & Platt,
2014)
(Hilton & Platt,
2014)
Continue Reading

Please join StudyMode to read the full document

You May Also Find These Documents Helpful

  • Management Accounting Essay
  • management accounting Essay
  • management accounting Essay
  • Essay on Environmental Management Accounting
  • MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING AND ORGANISATIONAL CHANGE Essay
  • Management Accounting Essay
  • Essay about Performance Management Plan
  • Introduction to Management, the Controller, and Cost Accounting Essay

Become a StudyMode Member

Sign Up - It's Free