The information is used primarily to analyze business problems, identify alternatives, and make appropriate decisions.
This course is designed to introduce students to a variety of topics in managerial accounting and help them learn the mechanics of common managerial calculations; use spreadsheets to capture accounting data, analyze business problems, and develop alternative plans; make informed decisions; and communicate their analysis and decision effectively.
How to write specifications will be taught and practiced during the course of the class.
It will include, but not be limited to, subjects like coordinating drawings and specifications, bidding requirements, construction contracts, methods of specifying, substitutions, and warranties.
The course will introduce the student to the nature of the agribusiness industry and concepts in management that will assist the student in preparing a basic business plan.
Additionally, this course explores the connection of the agribusiness industry in a global setting.
Students will learn how to construct and analyze enterprise budgets, simple financial statements and perform fundamental feasibility analysis by applying microeconomic principles.