Courses Catalogue

Cost Accounting

COURSE CODE: ACC 2203
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Human Resource Management
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

Given the fact that customers’ interest is quality of products and services at affordable price, it is a challenge to every company tenure that both customers and firm’s expectation are met.

Resources are scare and the fact that organizations operate in unpredictable environment; managers require information that will enable them manage the scarce resources and the environment which influence their operations.

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • By the end of the course students should be able to:
  • Explain the Cost accounting is very essential for furnishing management with information for internal planning, control and decision making.
  • Discuss the cost accounting concepts
  • Discuss the principles, methods and techniques necessary for collection, processing analyzing, interpretation and presentation of cost data to management.
  • Describe  the difference types of costs needed for cost Accounting and how to ascertain them