Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The student has obtained detailed knowledge of
concepts and techniques when calculating
accounting information. This relates to both
pricing decision calculations and other
analysis of financial information.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is
familiar with setting up and executing
calculations covering a broad range of
objectives. The student is also able to
understand and discuss the topic in a
professional context.

Course contents

Cost-Volume-Profit analysis
Cost management
Activity-Based Costing
Process costing

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Introduction to Financial Management and Financial
Accounting or corresponding courses.

Attendance at the first lecture is mandatory to attend this course.

Additional information

Additional information is available on

Attendance at lectures is not mandatory but is
highly recommended. Handing in all assignments
and on time is mandatory.

Recommended or required reading

Financial & Managerial Accounting
Horngren, Harrison, Oliver 1190p

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Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Practical exercises - 25 hours
  • Individual studies - 75 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 130 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 130 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
- mandatory assignments during the course (50 %)
- final exam (50 %)


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Puukko Linda

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

  • 2019-03-14 - Exams
  • 2019-03-07 - Other assignments

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