February 24 - unit-level activity: activities that are...

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Managerial Accounting February 24, 2011 Activity based costing: another way to look at cost function based costing systems: -based on volume -ie: direct labor hrs and machine hrs -two types -plantwide rates -departmental rates produces average costs that severely over or under state individual product costs 2 major factors that impair ability to assign OH accurately: non-unit-related degree of product diversity is great
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Unformatted text preview: unit-level activity: activities that are performed each time a unit is made non-unit-level-activity: not related to the number of units made Activity dictionary: list of activities activity attributes: tells performed each time a unit is made non-unit-level-activity: not related to the number of units made Activity dictionary: list of activities activity attributes: tells you what they are...
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