Davar Academy, LLC | Evaluated Learning Experience
Accounting for Management (ACCT 302)
Varies (self-study, self-paced).
November 2016 - Present.
Upon successful completion of this learning experience, students will be able to: describe the role of the managerial accountant within an organization; categorize costs according to behavior and function and describe and calculate different costing methods; prepare financial budgets; apply managerial accounting techniques for decision-making; compute the time value of money; distinguish the nature of management accounting with financial accounting and its impact on global business; explain the cost, profit, and volume analysis and responsibility accounting; prepare operational and capital budgets; and explain the standard cost systems and the variance analysis.
Instruction focuses on the fundamentals of managerial accounting, with an emphasis on accounting for manufacturing concerns, budgeting, planning, management decision-making, and analysis of financial reports. Topics also include: cost behavior and control, product cost accumulation and pricing, and responsibility accounting. The course of study necessary for students to prepare for the proficiency exam include lessons based on chapter readings, review questions, and quizzes.
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Human Resource Management, Management, or Marketing (11/16).