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Waikato Management School
Te Raupapa

ACCT570-17S (HAM) - Fundamental Accounting for Decision Making (2017)

Introduction


Credit points

15.00

Calendar description

This paper emphasises learning the preparation of financial records and also provides an understanding of the techniques and issues related to management accounting.

Handbook description

This paper emphasises learning the preparation of financial records, and also provides an understanding of the techniques and issues related to management accounting.

Extended Information

This paper is part of the Stage 1 in the MPAcct programme and a prerequisite paper in the programme for other accounting papers.

WELCOME TO Fundamental Accounting for Decision Making: In this course we aim to develop an awareness of the fundamental skills and concepts of financial and management accounting. You will focus on the preparation and analysis of accounting records while also gaining understanding techniques and challenges related to management accounting.

This is a course designed for a student new to accounting, but schooled in the art of undergraduate studies. The paper provides an opportunity to learn the language of accounting by addressing practical problems.

I look forward to joining with you on this new accounting journey and hope you find it challenging and interesting.