Course Description

Diploma in Management Accounting (Level 4)

Global Edulink


The goal of management accounting is to provide managers with financial information in order to enable them to manage an organisation more effectively. The Diploma in Management Accounting – Level 4 course is perfect for individuals working in management accounting and involved in a series of decision making activities. Management accounting will enable decision makers to control their part of the decision making so that the desired plan comes to fruition.  Accounting is central to any organisation and you rarely hear of an organisation without an accounting department or even a single accountant. Management accounting is needed for most organisations to function, grow and succeed. It is a marketable qualification that will make your academic career attractive to potential employers.

The course will cover key management accounting topics including linear programming, budgeting techniques, budgetary control and cost accounting. Gaining in-depth knowledge in these key topics will enable learners to manage finances within the organisation with the objective of enhancing business performance.

The Diploma in Management Accounting – Level 4 will develop your knowledge and enable learners to make decisions in and gain an understanding in how to plan and control cash flows, how to best use the working capital and how to make capital investment decisions. Students learning finance and accounting will find this course highly useful in taking their academic qualifications to the next level.

Why study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.


Course Curriculum

1: Absorption And Marginal Costing

2: Profit Reconciliation And Joint Costing

3: Activity Based Costing And Throughput Costing

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4: Costs And Decision Making

5: Break Even Analysis

6: Linear Programming

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7: Budgeting Techniques

8: Budgetary Control

9: Variance Analysis -Standard Costing

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10: Variance Analysis – Standard Throughput Costing

11: Variance Analysis – Yield

12: Cost Accounting In The Modern Organisation

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13: Regression Analysis

14: Moving Averages

15: Uncertainty In Analysis

16: Appendix Formulas

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Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is this Course aimed at?

  • Accounts Officer
  • Management Accountant, Accounts Executive
  • Students in the Accounting field
  • Business Managers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Anyone who is looking to gain a knowledge and skills in Management Accounting

Method of Assessment

In order to complete the Diploma in Management Accounting – Level 4 successfully and gain your professional qualification, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.


Those who successfully completed the course will be awarded the Level 4 Diploma in Management Accounting by ABC Awards. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.

Course Code: QLS-04464

Awarding Body (Accreditation)

ABC Awards is an Ofqual regulated, leading national awarding body which develops diverse, high-quality vocational qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14. Founded in 1998, ABC Awards is a leading national awarding organisation with a long-established reputation for high quality support and services to the educational sector. ABC Awards are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life. If you gain an ABC Awards accredited qualification with Global Edulink, you will demonstrate a high level of skill, and will come away with many more opportunities open to you.

Course Code GEL707
College Name Global Edulink
Course Category Accountancy, Business
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification Diploma
Course Location Dublin, Ireland
Course Start Date 29th October 2018
Course End Date 29th October 2019
Course Fee 304
Course Duration 365 Days
Title of Awarding Level 4 Diploma in Management Accounting by ABC Awards
Entry Requirements • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT. • A recognised qualification at level 3 or above in any discipline.
Career Path Once you successfully complete the Level 4 Diploma in Management Accounting you will gain an accredited qualification that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this qualification you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. • Accountant • Management Accountant • Tax Accountant • Accounts Executive • Staff Accountant Others jobs you can get • Accounting Assistant • Accounting Clerk • Accounts Payable Clerk • Bookkeeper Other Benefits • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience • Gain access to quality video tutorials • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime • Excellent Tutor Support Service (Monday to Friday) • Save time and money on travel • Learn at your convenience and leisure • Quizzes, tests mock exams, practice exams to ensure you are 100% ready • Eligible for a NUS discount card • Free Career Support Service • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours) • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)
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Course Provider

Global Edulink

CityPoint, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HU, Dublin, United Kingdom

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