FNSACC527 - Provide management accounting information

    Unit code: FNSACC527 | Study level: TAFE
    Footscray Nicholson


    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to gather, record and analyse operating and cost data, prepare budget reports, and review costing system integrity to calculate and record the costs of products and services.The unit applies to individuals who use specialised knowledge and analytical skills to manage complex financial data and develop comprehensive organisational reports.


    For Melbourne campuses

    Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each units learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

    Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

    • analyse data and information and provide management accounting information for each of the following:
    • at least two sets of operating and cost data
    • costs for at least two products, services or organisational units
    • at least one cost report and budget according to management information requirements
    • at least one report on variance between budgeted and actual data; and review integrity of costing systems.

    Required reading

    The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VU Polytechnic and/or via the Victoria University Polytechnic e-Learning system.

    As part of a course

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