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LT010009 LRYB Introduction to Cost Accounting 4 ECTS
Organised by
Accounting and Finance
Person in charge
Vesa Partanen


The aim of the course is to make students familiar with management accounting and organisational control by means of the basic concepts of management accounting, to give the student an overall view of the basic problems of product costing from the management point of view, to make the student acquainted with different approaches concerning profit analysis and to develop students' capabilities to apply presented approaches and solutions to various cost planning and analysing situations and activities.

Further information on prerequisites and recommendations

Restricted attendance! The course is available only for Master's Degree Programme students and exchange students who cannot participate in LT010005 LRYB Cost Accounting course held in Finnish.

Teaching methods

Self-studying of the literature and exercises.

Modes of study

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


Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

1. Alnoor Bhimani.../ Management and cost accounting, 5 th edition, Prentice-Hall, Upper Saddle River ,  (2012) , 978 0 273 75745 0. Chapters 1-5, 11.

2. Atkinson, Anthony A., Management accounting, 5 th edition, Pearson Education, Upper Saddle River ,  (2007) , 0 13 173281 1. Chapters 1-4.

Belongs to following study modules

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Department of Accounting and Finance
Accounting and Finance
Quantitative Methods in Management
Business Law