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LT013081 LR07, 11 Public Sector Accounting 2 ECTS
Organised by
Accounting and Finance
Person in charge
Peeter Peda

Learning outcomes

The aim of this course is to familiarize students with the premises and special characteristics of public sector accounting. Having completed the course, students will understand the basic principles of public sector financial planning, accounting and auditing. They will master the basic terminology related to those fields and will also be able to follow associated public discussions.


The course will cover the following topics: budgeting, performance measurement, cost accounting, bookkeeping and auditing.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 12 h 0 h

Lectures 12 h in English (Peda).

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 II

Study materials

Public Sector Accounting (6th Edition). Financial Times/Prentice Hall, Jones, Rowan; Pendlebury, Maurice (2010), 978-0273720362.

Further information

This course is equivalent to the course LT012051 LR07, 1 Julkisen sektorin laskentatoimi.

Belongs to following study modules

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