Introduction to Management Accounting

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Lecture description

In this video, you will learn the definition of Management Accounting and its functions. You will also learn the differences between Financial Accounting and Management Accounting.

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Certificate Program In Management Accounting

Learn how to analyse financial statements to make the right decisions that will add value to the organisation.

02:58:13 of on-demand video • Updated April 2014

  • By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • • Define Management Accounting and its functions
  • • Differentiate between Financial Accounting and Management Accounting
  • • Explain and describe some techniques of financial statement analysis
  • • Describe the relevance of a funds flow statement
  • • Prepare a funds flow statement
  • • Explain the meaning and purpose of cash flow analysis
  • • Explain the process to be followed to prepare a cash flow statement
  • • Describe the format of a cash flow statement
  • • List the important terms in Costing
  • • Describe the assumptions of marginal costing
  • • Explain CVP analysis, break-even analysis and margin of safety
  • • Apply CVP analysis in managerial decision-making
  • • Define budgets and budgetary control
  • • Explain the importance of variance analysis
  • • Describe material and labour costs
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