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AC3054: MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING 3 (2017-2018)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:26


Course Overview

Building upon the material in Management Accounting 2, the course examines in greater detail behavioural, managerial, and strategic aspects of management accounting and management control. The course content includes management accounting issues pertaining to:

  • Strategic management accounting

  • Operational management issues including quality management

  • Performance evaluation and management systems

  • Management control systems, and

  • Advance decision making techniques such as decision-trees, learning curves and project evaluation and review techniques

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Ndubuisi Anomelechi

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 3 or Programme Level 4

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Either Accountancy (AC) (Studied) or Finance (FI) (Studied)
  • One of AC2029 Management Accounting 2 (Passed) or AC2031 Management Accounting 2 (Passed) or AC2525 Management Accounting 2 (Passed)

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Building upon the material in Management Accounting 2, the course examines in greater detail theoretical, behavioural, organisational, managerial and also historical aspects of various management accounting and control techniques and practices.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • Accountancy Joint
  • Accountancy Major
  • MA Accountancy
  • MA Accountancy-Finance
  • MA Accountancy-Legal Studies

Contact Teaching Time

53 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1st Attempt:
  1. Two pieces of continuous assessments (circa 1,500 words business reports and/or essays), each accounting for (15%).
  2. 1 two-hour closed book examination (70%).
Resit: 1 two-hour examination (100%).

Formative Assessment

This will take place via tutorial discussions.

Feedback

Verbal feedback is given during tutorial discussions. Answers are provided to all questions covered in lectures and tutorials Written feedback will be provided for continuous assessments.

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