By the end of this session you should be able to:

  • Explain the need for management accounting 
  • Explain the characteristics of financial information for operational, managerial and strategic levels within organisations
  • Explain the role of the management accountant 
  • Explain the relationships between the management accountant and the organisation’s managers 
  • Explain the role of CIMA in developing the practice of management accounting.  

and answer questions relating to these areas.