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LT013081 LR07, 11 Public Sector Accounting 2 ECTS
Organised by
Accounting and Finance
Person in charge
Peeter Peda
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2015–2016 X

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

Modes of study

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


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study


Study materials

1. Public Sector Accounting (6th Edition). Financial Times/Prentice Hall, Jones, Rowan; Pendlebury, Maurice (2010), 978-0273720362.
2. Lecture notes and other material specified by the lecturer.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Accounting and Finance
Department of Accounting and Finance
Department of Accounting and Finance
Vaihtoehtoiset pakolliset opintojaksot (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
Quantitative Methods in Management
Business Law