Assignment 2 on Page noLearning outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
• be able to discuss and critique the historical and ethical development of management
accounting;
• be able to apply cognitive skills in the design and operation of costing systems;
• be able to critically evaluate the design and operation of performance management
systems;
• be able to explain the role of management accounting in organisational contexts and
the implications for management accounting of different paradigms;
• be able to apply analytical and synthetical skills in report writing, and use quantitative
techniques and computer software including using the Internet as a professional
source;
• be able to create and implement computerised decision models; and
• be able to critique how managers make decisions 21