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Cost Accounting: Introduction to Management Accounting

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Learn Cost Accounting for Management. Includes Process Costing, ABC Systems, Variance Analysis, Cash Budgets and more.

What you'll learn:
  • Understand Cost Behaviors, Cost Drivers and Cost Driver Activity
  • Define Fixed and Variable Costs and Create Cost Functions
  • Use Regression Analysis using the Least Squares Method
  • Apply Activity Based Costing to Product Costs
  • Allocate Support Department Costs using the Direct, Step-Down and Reciprocal Method
  • Apply Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis (Break-Even Points)
  • Describe variance analysis, differentiate between price and usage variances, and calculate price and usage variances for costs
  • Prepare Cash Budgets
  • Prepare Production Reports for a Process Costing System

Welcome to the Management Accounting Crash Course, which will provide you with46 video lessons that span over 7hours of content(including quizzes to help test your knowledge). Follow along as I explain the basics and fundamental concepts like cost drivers, the cost function, break-even points, journal entries, joint costing, budgets and more!

Managerial Accounting is the study of internal financial information that can influence decision-making. It'sthe follow up course to Financial Accounting, that can prove to be more difficult for students. We designed thecourse to act as a perfect supplement for those taking Managerial/Management Accounting in University or College. We'll walk you through the theory, providing examples and questions that will keep you engaged.

The first part of the course will cover:

  • Cost Measurement and Cost Behavior

  • The Design of Cost Functions

  • Fixed Costs, Variable Costs and Mixed Costs

  • Break-Even Analysis

  • Handling Direct and Indirect Costs

The second part will cover:

  • Process Costing, and Production Reports using Weighted Average and FIFO.

  • Activity-Based Costing for Overhead Costs

  • PreparingCash Budgets

  • Variance Analysis

  • Support Departments:Direct, Step-Down and Reciprocal Method

  • And much more!


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Taught by

David Burrell, BComm


4.6 rating at Udemy based on 973 ratings

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