Accounting and Finance

Intermediate Management Accounting

Module code: N1510
Level 5
15 credits in autumn semester
Teaching method: Lecture, Seminar
Assessment modes: Unseen examination, Coursework

This module, whilst considering contemporary debates and controversies, will equip you with an appreciation of the traditional management accounting techniques and consider their applicability, strengths and weaknesses.

Through an exploration of ‘new’ techniques including those employing Information Technology, you will develop an understanding of current and future directions in the field.

Module learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate management accounting knowledge using relevant techniques informed by contemporary research and current professional practice
  • Apply critical thinking skills to critique management accounting systems
  • Evaluate data using appropriate management accounting tools
  • Create valid and relevant information to facilitate business planning and control