Short Title:Advanced Management Accounting 2
Full Title:Advanced Management Accounting 2
Module Code:MACC H4003
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Accounting and taxation
Module Delivered in 2 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Author:Gail Sheppard
Module Description:This module requires a knowledge and comprehension of Advanced Management Accounting 1. The aim of this module is to further develop skills relevant to management accounting and build on those skills already developed in previous modules. It aims to assess those skills in a practical way as well as ensuring students have knowledge of current developments and thinking relevant to this module.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Define and explain the main theories, concepts and knowledge which underpins Management Accounting as part of a Management Information System.
LO2 Define and explain Strategic Management Accounting techniques available to assist the Management Accountant in a changing business environment.
LO3 Design and apply Management Accounting and Strategic Management Accounting techniques to a range of information gathering and problem solving solutions.
LO4 Discuss and evaluate the strategic performance of a business using appropriate Management Accounting and Strategic Management Accounting techniques.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Continuous assessment will be in the form of an in-class, time-constrained closed book assessment 1,2,3 30.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4 70.00 End-of-Semester

IT Tallaght reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class-based instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Study and question pratice 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class-based instruction 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Study and question practice 7.00 Every Week 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • ACCA 2017, ACCA F5 Performance Management Study Text, BPP Learning Media [ISBN: 978150970857]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Martin Quinn 2013, Management Accounting, fourth Ed. [ISBN: 978007712161]
  • Gail Sheppard 2011, Management Accounting A Practical Approach, Gill & Macmillan Ireland [ISBN: 9780717149964]
  • W Seal 2011, Management Accounting, Fourth Ed., McGraw Hill [ISBN: 9780077129989]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • CIMA http://www.cimaglobal.com/: Website
  • ICPAI http://www.cpaireland.ie/: Website
  • ICAI: IFRS http://www.icai.ie/Members/ifrs.cfm: Website
  • ICAI http://www.icai.ie: Website
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_BACCT_B (1 year add on) Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting & Finance 8 Mandatory
TA_BAACC_B Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting & Finance 8 Mandatory