|Prerequisites for Module|
To have passed the relevant first and second year modules or equivalent.
Aims of Module
To apply tools and techniques relevant to the management accounting process for long term decision making and control in order to support the implementation of the organisation's strategy.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
||Evaluate techniques for analysing and managing costs for competitive advantage.|
||Discuss decision making in responsibility centres, issues arising from the use of performance measures and budgets for control and evaluate issues arising from the division of the organisation into responsibility centres.|
||Evaluate information to support project appraisal and discuss pricing strategies and their consequences.|
||Analyse information to assess its impact on long term decisions and discuss management's responsibilities with regard to risk.|
Indicative Module Content
As per CIMA P2 2015 Syllabus.
|Indicative Student Workload|
|Virtual lectures, tutorials and workshops||15|
|Directed question practice||30|
|Directed research and reading||13|
Mode of Delivery
The mode of delivery is Distance Learning - with a focus on the use of interactive online activities such as forums and chat rooms.
||Learning Outcomes Assessed|
|Component 1 ||1,2,3,4|
Component one is the CIMA P2 Management level exam.
|1.||Guided and timely sources of literature available from the University library according to the subject matter under consideration.|
Core module material is provided, and includes material from CIMAstudy.com, published by CIMA and Kaplan.