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LT013042 LRS13 Advanced Management Control Systems 6 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 the course is to deepen students' knowledge about the relationship between management accounting and control, and about the functioning of financial information systems regarding advanced professional tasks of corporate management.

Contents

The course is built around the following general topics: the needs for and consequences of MCS; the design, implementation and use of MCS; and the different perspectives on MCS design and research.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 12 h 0 h

Lectures 12 h in English (lectures and cases, Peda).

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

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

4th or 5th

THE COURSE IS OFFERED EVERY OTHER YEAR.

Study materials

1. Cases in Management Accounting: Current Practices in European Companies. Pearson Education, Harlow, Groot, Tom; Lukka, Kari (eds.) (2000), 0-273-64616-8. Chapters specified by the lecturer.
2. Accounting for management control, 2nd edition, London, Chapman and Hall, Emmanuel, Clive; Otley, D.; Merchant, K. (1990) , 0-412-37480-3.
3. Accounting information systems: a managerial approach, John Wiley & Sons, Vaassen, E. H. J. (2002), 0471499285.
4. Articles specified by the lecturer.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Accounting and Finance
Department of Accounting and Finance
Department of Accounting and Finance
Pakolliset opintojaksot (Accounting and Finance)
Department of Accounting and Finance
Valinnaiset opintojaksot (Accounting and Finance)
Department of Accounting and Finance

Incoming examinations

Feb 23, 2018
May 3, 2018
2015–2016
Teaching
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