ABOUT THIS BOOK
Financial and Management Accounting

£49.99

FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING

PAPERBACK by Weetman, Pauline

£49.99

ISBN
9781292244419
IMPRINT
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
EDITION
8TH EDITION
PUBLISHER
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
FOR DELIVERY
IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
872 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
26 APR 2019

DESCRIPTION

Written by an expert teacher in Accounting, the eighth edition of this well-respected text retains all the features that have contributed to the book's popularity: focus on the accounting equation, an even greater range of student activities throughout each chapter, a clear and accessible writing style, and extensive use of real-world case studies. With a strong emphasis on the 2018 Conceptual Framework of the International Accounting Standards Board, Financial & Management Accounting: An Introduction guides students in understanding the 'why' and not just the 'what' of financial and management accounting. Key features: Definitions and terminology are aligned with the 2018 IASB Conceptual Framework Fully up-to-date with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) New case studies giving examples from real-world companies Activities aligned to each section of a chapter to encourage students to explore and consider issues from different angles Expanded for this edition, experience-driven conversations between two managers are included throughout, updated with an even more practical emphasis Coverage on fair value throughout Exploration of the Strategic Report and Directors' Report Focuses on specific knowledge outcomes, with end-of-chapter self-evaluation Questions are graded according to difficulty to test student understanding Financial & Management Accounting: An Introduction is a core textbook for undergraduates on Business Studies degrees, undergraduates on Accounting courses, students studying accounting for MBA and postgraduate courses, and professional courses where accounting is introduced for the first time. Visit www.pearsoned.co.uk/weetman for a suite of resources to accompany this textbook, including: A companion website for students, containing multiple choice questions to enable you to test your knowledge A complete solutions guide for lecturers PowerPoint slides for each chapter for lecturers

CONTENTS

Part 1 A conceptual framework: setting the scene 1 Who needs accounting? 2 A systematic approach to financial reporting: the accounting equation 3 Financial statements from the accounting equation 4 Ensuring the quality of financial statements Part 2 Reporting the transactions of a business 5 Accounting information for service businesses 6 Accounting information for trading businesses Part 3 Recognition in financial statements 7 Published financial statements 8 Non-current (fixed) assets 9 Current assets 10 Current liabilities 11 Provisions and non-current (long-term) liabilities 12 Ownership interest Part 4 Analysis and issues in reporting 13 Ratio analysis 14 Reporting corporate performance 15 Reporting cash flows Part 5 Setting the scene and defining the basic tools of management accounting 16 Functions of management accounting 17 Classification of costs 18 Product costs: materials, labour and overheads Part 6 Job costs and stock valuation 19 Job costing Part 7 Decision making 20 Break-even analysis and short-term decision making Part 8 Planning and control 21 Preparing a budget 22 Standard costs 23 Performance evaluation and feedback reporting Part 9 Capital investment appraisal and business strategy 24 Capital investment appraisal 25 Business strategy and management accounting