Course: Cost Accounting

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Course title Cost Accounting
Course code FIU/BANUC
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • ŠIMÍKOVÁ Iris, Ing. Ph.D.
  • LAZAR Jaromír, doc. Dr. Ing.
  • KOŠTUŘÍKOVÁ Ivana, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Introduction into cost accounting, the relationship between financial, tax, cost and management accounting 2. The organisation of accounting information in financial and cost accounting 3. The definition of basic concepts 4. The distribution of costs 5. The return of costs 6. I nformation tools for the management of outputs 7. The system of calculations and its application in management 8. Particularities of calculation with assigning costs according to activities 9. Accounting information for management from the aspect of responsibility 10. Management from the aspect of responsibility 11. The position of cost budgeting in the system of plans and budgets 12. The segmentation, compilation and verification of budgets 13. The method of standard costs and benefits

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration, Seminar classes
  • unspecified - 13 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 66 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • BRAGG, S. M. Cost accounting fundamentals: essential concepts and examples. Centennial, Colorado: Steven M. Bragg, 2012. ISBN 978-0-9800699-9-0.
  • VANDERBECK, E. J. Principles of cost accounting. [Masdon, Ohio?]: South Western/Cengage Learning, 2013. ISBN 978-1-133-18788-2.


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