ACC40650 Current Issues in Performance

Academic Year 2020/2021

This module addresses contemporary issues in performance measurement and management, management control, and financial reporting and -management.

The module integrates the programme's speaker series "SMA Conversations", offering students an opportunity to interact with senior practitioners on cutting-edge concerns in the above mentioned areas and, thus, provides a platform for conversation and exchange between academia and practice.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this module participant should - have an advanced overview of current developments in thought and practice of performance measurement and management, financial reporting and -management, and management control;- be able to critically evaluate practices and proposals in these areas.

Indicative Module Content:

Upon completion of this module participant should - have an advanced overview of current developments in thought and practice of performance measurement and management, financial reporting and -management, and management control;- be able to critically evaluate practices and proposals in these areas.

Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures

24

Specified Learning Activities

60

Autonomous Student Learning

74

Total

158

Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.


Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
 
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Continuous Assessment: Class Participation Varies over the Trimester n/a Other No

30

Essay: Literature-based essay Unspecified n/a Other No

70


Carry forward of passed components
No
 
Resit In Terminal Exam
Autumn No
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Group/class feedback, post-assessment

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Not yet recorded.

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