Learning Objectives

Learning Objectives

The key learning objectives of the course focus on the following topics:

  • Appraise cost accounting systems in their organizational settings.
  • Evaluate how cost accounting can help you to make decisions in organizations.
  • Examine the fundamental cost categories and the building blocks of costing systems.
  • Apply and compare job costing and product costing systems.
  • Evaluate the roles of cost allocation in organizations.
  • Debate the significance of activity-based-costing (ABC).
  • Assess how to implement and use ABC.


Successfully meeting these learning objectives entails developing your abilities to think

independently and work collaboratively.


The course emphasizes team building and communication skills, critical thinking, and decision-making skills, emphasizing real-world examples.