|Prerequisites for Module|
Aims of Module
To demonstrate knowledge of performance concepts through application.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
||Analyse and evaluate the principles of performance measurement, costing and pricing decisions.|
||Apply performance concepts knowledge.|
||Demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate an understanding of performance concepts. |
Indicative Module Content
Cost accounting systems; forecasting techniques; project appraisal; pricing and product decisions; cost planning and analysis for competitive advantage; budgeting and management control; control and performance measurement of responsibility centres.
Indicative Student Workload
|Virtual tutorials and workshops||10|
|Directed research and reading||50|
|Private study||60||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|
Component one consists of coursework.
|1.||ATRILL, P. and McLANEY, E., 2015. Management accounting for decision makers. 8th ed. Harlow: Pearson.|
|2.||DRURY, C., 2012. Cost and management accounting: an introduction. 8th ed. Andover: Cengage Learning.|
|3.||DUGDALE, D. and LYNE, S., 2010. Budgeting practice and organisational structure. London: Elsevier/CIMA.|