CIMA Fundamentals Of Management Accounting 2011

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About the course

This certificate is an entry requirement for the CIMA Professional Chartered Management Accounting Qualification.

Test of Professional Competence in Management Accounting (formerly known as TOPCIMA) - The final level and different to any of the exams you will have faced so far on the CIMA qualification journey.



CIMA Certificate - C01 Fundamentals of Management Accounting :

  • Basic Aspects of Cost Accounting
  • Accounting for the Value of Inventories
  • The Analysis of Overhead
  • Cost-Volume-Profit (CVP) Analysis
  • Standard Costing and Variance Analysis
  • Further Standard Costing
  • Integrated Accounting Systems
  • Specific Order Costing
  • Process Costing
  • Presenting Management Information
  • Preparing Budgets
  • Financial Planning and Control
  • Assessment

Course Study Format
This course is delivered through ONLINE method. The course is available for you to complete at your convenience over a 12 month period.

Course Setup
All the content is not available at once. In order to make the course more manageable and to ensure you do not run out of time, the course is split into parts.

Study Hours
This is only an approximate figure and is dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor.

All exam vouchers supplied with Blue Mountain courses must be used within the duration of your course. Exam Vouchers become invalid once the course has expired.

Upon completion of the course, you can download the completion certificate as well as any other qualifications you have been awarded.

Interactive simulations
Feel like you are actually using the software you are being trained about in the added security of our learning environment.

Skills Assessments
Test yourself and receive a certificate online. Multiple choice or fill in the blanks style questioning helps you remember and learn.

You can start with the C01 to CO5 courses first of all and take the exams as and when ready, but the exams are scheduled twice a year which are usually May and November.

To successfully achieve a CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting, you must pass five Computer Based Assessments (CBAs) in five distinct subject areas detailed below

  • C01 Fundamentals of Management Accounting
  • C02 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
  • C03 Fundamentals of Business Mathematics
  • C04 Fundamentals of Business Economics
  • C05 Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law

As soon as the 5 elements have been done you will be able to move on to the next stage

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