Principles of Managerial Accounting

Course Code
ACC 551
Hours
3 hours
Type
Core
Offered
  • Winter 18
  • Winter 19
  • Winter 20
Prerequisites
ACC 501 and no credit in ACC 552

Principles of Managerial Accounting --- This course deals with decision-making in organizations, where the decisions involve the generation, analysis, or use of financial information. The major topics in this course include the use of accounting in making alternative choice decisions, the development and use of product cost information, and the use of accounting information for managerial planning and control. Throughout the course, a managerial viewpoint is stressed. Cases are used.

Taught By
Venky Nagar
  • KPMG Professor of Accounting
  • Teitelbaum Research Scholar
Nagar grew up in India and studied Computer Science at the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. He came to the US to study engineering at...