Applied Knowledge

Management Accounting

Teaches cost identification, budgeting, and short-term decision-making in a business context.

  • 18 hours of online tuition
  • Integrated exam scenarios
  • Applied theory sessions
  • ACCA exam debrief lectures
  • 100s of Practice Questions
  • 250 exam-grade questions
  • Specimen exam debriefs
  • 130 exam-grade questions
  • Award-winning training
  • Mock exam debrief lectures
  • Exam debrief lectures
  • Theory review lessons of key topics
  • Buy and start studying immediately
  • Mock exam debriefs

Start learning from only £149.

Course Features & Benefits

Teaches cost identification, budgeting, and short-term decision-making in a business context.

On-demand Video Lectures

HD video lectures covering the entire syllabus delivered by expert tutors. Crisp audio and vivid examples, accessible from anywhere.

Integrated Exam Scenarios + Solutions

Lectures include integrated questions, where your tutor walks you through exam-realistic scenarios explaining how to answer on exam day.

100s of Revision Questions
130 Revision Questions

Test your understanding with exam-grade practice questions across every chapter of the syllabus.

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Mock Exam Debriefs

Your tutor walks you through every question from the ACCA AFM practice and specimen exams, explaining how you should answer on exam day.

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Exam Debrief Lectures

Your tutor walks you through every question from two ACCA SBR specimen exams and one mock exam, explaining how you should answer on exam day.

ACCA Specimen Exam Debriefs

Your tutor walks you through every question from the ACCA LW specimen exam, explaining how you should answer on exam day.

Mock Exam Debriefs

Your tutor walks you through every question from two ACCA TX mock exams, explaining how you should answer on exam day.

Specimen Exam Debriefs

Your tutor walks you through every question from the ACCA AA specimen exam, explaining how you should answer on exam day.

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Your Tutor

Nick Drape
BA; ACA

Nick Drape FCA is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Liverpool and was nominated by PQ Magazine for lecturer of the year 2020. He has extensive experience both in practice as an accountant, and in financial training. Before joining the University of Liverpool Nick worked at Kaplan financial for 8 years where he taught across all qualifications and also managed the PwC contract for Kaplan across the UK. Nick also has various examiner and assistant examiner roles for some of the professional qualifications.

Course Syllabus

Management Accounting covers teaches cost identification, budgeting, and short-term decision-making in a business context..

Section 1

2.5 hours of training
Introduction to Managment Accounting
Sources of Data
Classifying Costs
Presenting Information

Section 2

3.25 hours of training
Sampling Methods
Forecasting
Summarising & Analysing Data
Spreadsheets

Section 3

6.25 hours of training
Accounting for Materials
Accounting for Labour
Accounting for Overheads
Absorption & Marginal Costing
Job, Batch & Process Costing
Service Costing
Alternative Costing Principles

Section 4

3.25 hours of training
Purpose of Budgeting & Flexible Budgets
Capital Budgeting
Budgetary Control & Behavioural Aspects

Section 5

1.5 hours of training
Standard Costing & Variances Analysis

Section 6

1.5 hours of training
Performance Measurement

Section 7

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course pricing

Standard or All Access

Management Accounting

Standard Course

On-demand tuition to get yourself exam ready. Ideal for those who require a flexible learning schedule.

  • Full up-to-date syllabus coverage (2024 - 2025)
  • On-demand video lectures
  • Applied theory sessions
  • Integrated exam scenarios
  • Mock exam debrief lectures
  • 100s of practice questions
  • Downloadable lesson notes
  • 250 exam-grade questions
  • Specimen exam debrief lectures
  • 130 exam-grade practice questions
  • Mock exam debrief lectures
  • Course access unlimited
  • New features coming soon (added free of charge)
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SBL
AFM
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SBR
AAA
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ACCA All Access

12-month subscription to all 15 Standard Courses. Ideal for those planning to take 2+ exams over the next year.

  • All 15 ACCA standard courses
  • Full up-to-date syllabus coverage
  • 228 hours of on-demand video lectures
  • Integrated exam scenarios
  • 1,255 exam-grade practice questions
  • Downloadable lesson notes
  • New elements coming soon (added free of charge)
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PM
AA
ATX
MA
TX
SBL
AFM
BT
FR
SBR
AAA
FM
LW
APM
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