Curricula Guides

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The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at This site contains only previous years' guides.

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LT012053 LR07,3 Cost Management 3 ECTS
Organised by
Accounting and Finance
Person in charge
Jan Pfister

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to introduce accounting as a managerial tool. The course enables students to familiarize themselves with recent accounting innovations, developments and practices, which make effective management of costs, revenues and investments possible. Having completed the course, students are able to appreciate and apply accounting in the context of business management.


The topics covered include an overview of management accounting developments in the changing environment, activity-based costing, strategic cost management, accounting for competitive strategy and innovations.

Teaching methods

Lecture and discussion sessions 14 h in English (Pfister).

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Written exam


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

3rd I

Study materials

Articles specified by the lecturer.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Accounting and Finance
Department of Accounting and Finance
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Accounting and Finance
Accounting and Finance
Business Law
Quantitative Methods in Management