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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 Itslearning. 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 Pearson. More suggestions will be made during the lectures.

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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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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