15 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: The module focuses on accounting as a management control practice in relation to strategy and organisational decisions. Short-term and long-term time horizons are covered. Financial and non-financial information for control is included in the scope of the module. Topics include budgeting, cost behaviour, capital investment decisions, balanced scorecard, strategic management accounting, using accounting to shape external environment (including CSR reports).

Staff Contact: REBER BEAT
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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