Victoria University of Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand
Area of Study
Accounting, Financial Management
Taught In English
ACCY 001, 111, ECOM130
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
The theory and practice of cost and management accounting.
Course Learning Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
1. Explain the role of management accounting in organisations;
2. Demonstrate the use of alternative costing techniques;
3. Understand the principles and use of standard costing and variance analysis and their behavioural implications; and
4. Use management accounting techniques for short term decision making.
Test 1 - Week 5 20%
Test 2 - Weel 9 20%
Final Examination 60%
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
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Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
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Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.