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Last approved: Thu, 09 Jun 2016 08:34:18 GMT

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Change Type
Minor
ACC (Accounting)
420
000070
Dual-Level Course
No
Cross-listed Course
No
Cost Accounting for Effective Management
Cost Acct for Effective Mgmt
Poole College of Management
Accounting (20ACC)
Term Offering
Fall, Spring and Summer
Offered Every Year
Summer 1 2016
Previously taught as Special Topics?
No
 
Course Delivery


Grading Method
Graded with S/U option
3
16
Contact Hours
(Per Week)
Component TypeContact Hours
Lecture3.0
Course Attribute(s)


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Course Is Repeatable for Credit
No
 
 
Dr Paul Williams
Professor

Open when course_delivery = campus OR course_delivery = blended OR course_delivery = flip
Open when course_delivery = distance OR course_delivery = online OR course_delivery = remote
Prerequisite: ACC 200 with C- or better and (BUS/ST 350, or ST 302 or ST 361 or ST 370 or ST 372)
Is the course required or an elective for a Curriculum?
No
Cost Accounting for Effective Management focuses on the development and use of managerial accounting information in planning, control, and decision making activities and in designing and implementing business strategies. Integration of performance measurement and cost control with corporate strategy.

Proposal to Change Course Title:


Current Title and Course Catalog Description


ACC 420: Strategic Management Accounting


Units: 3




Offered in Fall Spring Summer



Find this course:


2015 Fall Term 2016 Spring Term


Proposed Title and Course Catalog Description


ACC 420: Cost Accounting for Effective Management


Units: 3




Offered in Fall Spring Summer



Find this course:


2015 Fall Term 2016 Spring Term


Rationale for Change:


The faculty in the department believe that the new name better reflects the catalog description and course content.


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Student Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate the ability to interpret and record the transactions that comprise the flow of product costs through an organization.

2. Demonstrate problem solving and critical thinking skills required to find solutions to business (or organizational) problems.

3. Demonstrate the ability to develop and interpret accounting information relevant for use in the planning, control and decision making activities of a business.

4. Demonstrate understanding of performance measurement and cost control techniques and how they are used in business organizations.



Key: 9