In this case, you are provided the overhead cost data for the
Auerbach Enterprises. Management needs advice in determining how to
allocate these costs utilizing a job order costing system either
department-wide or company-wide. Address Questions 1 through 5 located
at the end of the case. Based on the case questions, you are required
to provide a three to five double-spaced written report addressing
management’s concerns and providing recommendations. The written report
should be properly formatted according to APA guidelines and
demonstrate research and critical thinking skills. Conclusions and
recommendations should be supported by at least two scholarly sources
from the Ashford Library or other external sources, excluding the
For Questions 1 through 4, you will need to complete several
calculations. Be sure to label and clearly identify your work to
demonstrate your understanding of the concept even if you arrive at the
incorrect answer. The calculations should be included as part of your
analysis and written recommendations required for submission.
For Question 5, fully address management’s concerns as part of your
written analysis and recommendation using the new or the previous
calculations to support your recommendation/explanation. The written
analysis should be supported by at least two scholarly sources,
excluding the textbook.
Week 2 Written Assignment should:
- Demonstrate graduate level work including appropriate research and critical thinking skills.
- Be presented as a written analysis (not a question/answer format).
- Incorporate case questions into the overall analysis.
- Follow APA formatting guidelines including title page, reference page and in-text citations.
- Consists of three to five double-spaced pages of content.
- Provide at least two scholarly sources, excluding the textbook.