Mar 19, 2018  
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2015-2016 
Loyola Marymount University Bulletin 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ACCT 3130 Cost Management

4 semester hours

This course continues the process of analyzing economic events within the framework of accounting information systems and the use of information in the management decision-making process. Students are expected to analyze and evaluate business operations and activities. The topics will include those of the traditional product costing methods as well as cost management topics. Advanced topics of decision making structure, together with the measurement of performance, and the new competitive environment are covered during the last part of the semester. This course draws heavily from other disciplines, especially the fields of management and economics.

Prerequisite: ACCT 2120  with a minimum grade of C (2.0).