Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
UOPX-0038
Organization Course Number:
MGT 546
Organization:
Location:
Classroom-based
Length:
6 weeks
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Graduate 3 Budgeting
Description

Objective:

To provide the student with knowledge about forecasting, evaluation and control, cost/expense allocation, benchmarks, and contributions to revenue. Participants examine the relationship of the budgeting process to the organization's strategic plan and goals.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Interrelate the budgeting function with an organization's behavioral and informational requirements
  • Identify the various types of responsibility centers and examine the budgeting focus of each
  • Identify the differences among budgets, programs and projects, and the budgeting requirements for each
  • Examine the basic steps in budget preparation an
  • Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to discuss how the management control task of budgeting provides the means for implementing an organization's strategic plan, goals, and objectives
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Case Studies
  • Classroom Exercise
  • Discussion
  • Learner Presentations
  • Lectures
Supplemental Materials