Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

AC2105 Accounting for Decision Making & Control

Acad Unit: 4
Pre-requisite: AC1101 or AC1104

Course Description:

Building upon the foundation established in AC1101 or AC1104, this course focuses on the application of accounting information and tools to assist management in achieving the organisation's goals.

AC2015 aims to develop an understanding of the linkages between orgnisational strategy and accounting information for effective planning, decision making and control. To achieve this, the course has four broad goals, which wil be overed in sequence.

1. Apply the theoretical framework and tools for using cost management information strategically;

2. Use cost and other information in management planning and decision making;

3. Use cost and other information in operational control;

4. Use cost and other information in management control.