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MAA774 - Management Accounting

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):.5
EFTSL value: 0.063
Cohort rule:

(For Graduate Certificate of Chartered Accounting Foundations students only).

Unit chair:

B Clayton

Incompatible with:

MAA703, MAA752, MAA760

Note: Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


Management Accounting introduces the role of management accounting and considers the differences between management accounting and financial accounting. It then covers the flow of costs through an organisation and product costing in a manufacturing environment. There is a comparison of costing techniques looking at absorption, variable and activity based costing. Other management accounting issues covered include breakeven analysis, budgeting, standard costing and variance analysis, performance measurement and control, and capital investment evaluation.


Examination 3 hours 100%

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