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ACCT409 Advanced Management Accounting

2021 information for papers will be published in early September. 

An applied approach to the development of management accounting data.

The provision of management accounting data about a business and its competitors for use in developing and monitoring business strategy.

Paper title Advanced Management Accounting
Paper code ACCT409
Subject Accounting
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,101.55
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,026.17

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ACCT 408
Limited to
Teaching staff

Dr Pallab Biswas and Dr Muhammad Nadeem

Teaching Arrangements
This paper is taught through seminars.
Text books are not required for this paper.
Course outline
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Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes
The course is designed to broaden students' appreciation of the role of management accounting techniques and applications in today's modern organisations, especially in light of issues in performance management. To be successful, organisations need to have a forward and outward looking perspective. In helping their organisations achieve this state, management accountants must transform themselves from reactive scorekeepers to proactive strategic thinkers. Management accountants must be capable of assisting with decisions that impact the organisation's strategy, as well as creating organisational systems and structures that support and mark the progress of an organisation's chosen strategy.

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Second Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system


Stream Days Times Weeks
L1 Monday 15:00-16:50 28-31
Tuesday 11:00-12:50 32-34, 36-41
Friday 15:00-16:50 28-34, 36-41