Table of Contents

1 Basic Aspects of Cost Accounting

2 Accounting for the Value of Inventories

3 The Analysis of Overhead

4 Cost–Volume–Profi t Analysis

5 Standard Costing and Variance Analysis

6 Further Standard Costing

7 Integrated Accounting Systems

8 Specifi c Order Costing

9 Process Costing

10 Presenting Management Information

11 Financial Planning and Control

Preparing for the Assessment

Mock Assessment 1

Mock Assessment 2

Index

Details

No. of pages:
504
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2010
Published:
Imprint:
CIMA Publishing
Print ISBN:
9781856177924
Electronic ISBN:
9780080962757

About the author

Janet Walker

Janet Walker is a freelance lecturer and consultant, specialising in courses in Financial Awareness Trained as a management accountant with Brooke Bond Oxo Limited, qualifying as a Chartered Management Accountant (FCMA) in 1981. After seven years in industry, joined Croydon College in 1982 as a Senior Lecturer in management accounting and financial management. Studied for MBA at City University Business School in 1987/88. Worked as a full-time author for BPP Publishing Limited for eighteen months from 1990, responsible for writing and technical editing of a range of accountancy and marketing texts and workbooks. Set up own business in 1991 as a freelance lecturer and consultant, specialising in presenting courses in Financial Awareness for a variety of clients, including the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), City University Business School, V & A Museum, Markel International, National Lottery Heritage Fund, ICL Systems Service, Norwich Union, Weetabix Limited and the General Dental Council. Also providing financial planning and marketing consultancy services to small businesses. Other books published are primarily through BPP Publishing as above, and a number of CIMA Study Systems through CIMA Publishing.