Cost Accounting Issue

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GULU UNIVERSITY
FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING
BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (BBA)
COST AND MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING (BBA 314)
COURSE WORK
SEMESTER ONE: 2012/2013
Henry Egyeyu
07/U/456/BAK/PS
Tel: +256774366667/+256714366667
Question:
Accounting theory and practices have identified financial management, financial accounting and management accounting as distinct entities and granted them independent status. Unfortunately, cost accounting which also appears to many users of accounting data and information as fit to be an independent stream of knowledge, has been denied this opportunity. In many circles, this is considered a very unfair treatment and must be corrected if the accounting discipline has to meaningfully grow. As an upcoming professional in the field, develop a logical position on the cost accounting issue relating it to a practical scenario (case study) in Uganda. Your argument should be presented inform of a report addressed to: Director, cost concern international (Uganda chapter) P.o. Box 17 Kampala
Important Response Information: i. The report must be 6-7 (six to seven) pages, well-edited. ii. Strictly use Times New Roman fontage, Font size 12, and 1.5 spacing iii. You must sign the report and provide your phone contact. iv. The report must be submitted within exactly 30 (thirty) days from the date of receipt.

Henry & Egyeyu Consultancy
P.o box 26031,
Gulu
1st October, 2012

The Director-
Cost concern international (Uganda chapter), P.o. Box 17,
Kampala.
Dear sir/madam,
RE: COST ACCOUNTING AS A STREAM OF KNOWLEDGE-A CASE OF ROOFING'S UGANDA LIMITED
Introduction and background
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