Management Accounting - MAN00013C

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  • Department: The York Management School
  • Module co-ordinator: Mrs. Caroline Chaffer
  • Credit value: 10 credits
  • Credit level: C
  • Academic year of delivery: 2016-17

Module will run

Occurrence Teaching cycle
A Spring Term 2016-17 to Summer Term 2016-17

Module aims

This module introduces the core concepts of management accounting and how it affects the business organisation. It enables students to perform and evaluate management accounting tools and concepts available to managers for financial decision making, and considers how these may be used in practice.

Module learning outcomes

  • Identify the key concepts underpinning management accounting
  • Understand the nature and purpose of a range of management accounting tools
  • Apply the use of management accounting tools to the evaluation of the operating environment

Assessment

Task Length % of module mark
University - closed examination
Management Accounting
2 hours 100

Special assessment rules

None

Reassessment

Task Length % of module mark
University - closed examination
Management Accounting
2 hours 100

Module feedback

Module assessment reports to students are written by the module leader for all assessments (open and closed) and placed on the VLE after the Board of Examiners has received the module marks.

The timescale for the return of feedback will accord with TYMS policy

Indicative reading

McLaney, E. and Atrill, P. : Accounting - an Introduction, 7th edition. Prentice Hall



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