UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA
Dixon School of Accounting – Cost Accounting I – Spring 2011
10:30am – 11:45am
BA1 Room 146
3:00pm – 4:15pm
BA1 Room 146
Barbara A. Durham, CMA
407-579-0041 (cell phone)
BA 1 Room 465
schedule posted on class webpage
Junior standing, and MAC 1105, ECO 2013, ECO 2023, and ACG 2071 with a grade of "C".
It is assumed that the
student has an understanding of Time Value of Money and already knows the material in Chapter 2 of the text (Cost Terms and
Purposes, Schedule of CGS, CGM, Product versus Period costs) and Chapter 3 (Cost Volume Profit Analysis).
The purpose of this class is to thoroughly familiarize the student with the various uses of accounting information for
planning and control, costing and pricing decisions.
Required – Cost Accounting: A Managerial Emphasis 13
by Horngren, Datar and Foster with My
This website has free resources including self testing materials.
My Accounting Lab Course Codes (same for both sections):
MAL Course ID
T/TR 3:00 pm
An email address, internet access, EXCEL, WORD and a calculator capable of doing time value of money and
NPV calculations such as an HP 10BII calculator. Bring your textbook and a calculator to each class.
Method of Instruction
Class sessions will include lectures, problem solving and class discussion.
There will be significant class
time devoted to going over problems.
Students are encouraged to ask questions and seek clarification of issues when necessary.
Grades will be based on the following percentages:
CH 23, 14/15, 13/19
CH 17, 21
Total points possible
A = At least 90% of available points
B = At least 80% but less than 90%