Bachelor's Programme in IT and Information Systems
IT and Information Systems, 1-year Programme
Language of instruction
Upon successful completion of this course the student should be able to:
explain direct, marginal and absorption costs and their use in pricing
apply different costing and accounting systems
prepare and interpret budgets, standard costs and variance statements.
explain different methods and techniques in decision analysis
formulate and solve basic decision problems
This is an introductory course in applied economics. The course covers basic methods and techniques of management accounting. Furthermore, it will cover cost theory, budgets and variance statements and give a basic introduction to quantitative decision analysis.
Teaching methods and workload
Lectures and group work. Estimated workload is about 135 hours.
Approved mandatory assignment. Assignments from previous courses will not automatically be approved.
Assessment methods and criteria
3-hour written individual examination
The study programme manager, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.