Managerial Accounting

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Managerial Accounting

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Accounting, Business, Business Management, Economics, Management Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5
  • Overview

    Course Description
    Cost accounting and the role of managerial accounting in planning, organizing, controlling and in decision making.

    Course Objective
    The course aims to develop the students skills at preparing and analyzing managerial accounts and relevant cost accounts, and to introduce them to the fundamental concepts that are involved in the management decision making process.

    Teaching Methods
    Lectures, exercises in class, quiz, and homework. Problems and exercises are also assigned for each chapter for students to work on outside the class. Answers to those practice questions will be either given in the next class or posted on E-Learning. All  homework must be written (not typed) and handed in by the set deadlines. Any homework assignments not handed in on time will not be counted.

    Course Assessment
    Attendance*          5%
    Quiz                        5%
    Homework            5%
    Mid-term Exam    35%
    Final Exam           50%

    Please note that half a mark will be deducted for each absence. Students who miss more than 4 classes will not be able to take the final examination, to comply with the college rule that students must attend 80% of classes. If students have a valid reason for missing classes they should contact the professor beforehand, or directly afterwards.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations