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ACCA Performance Management - Level 5

Start Date: 07/12/2020
Start Time: 17:30
End Date: 08/03/2021
End Time: 21:00
Day(s): Various days
Site: College Main Site

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Course Overview

This module within ACCA Skills level is designed to introduce learners to higher level Management Accounting techniques building on what they would have learned from AAT Levels 2-4/ACCA Knowledge level paper.

Work Experience & Industry Placements

Not mandatory but would be good if working in Industry/Practice

Qualification Gained

Working towards ACCA qualification

After The Course

Remaining modules at Applied Skills level or move to Professional Level modules

What Will I Learn

Identify and discuss the information, systems and developments in technology required for organisations to manage and measure performance. Explain and apply cost accounting techniques. Select and appropriately apply decision-making techniques to facilitate business decisions and promote efficient and effective use of scarce business resources, appreciating the risks and uncertainty inherent in business and controlling those risks. Identify and apply appropriate budgeting techniques and methods for planning and control and use standard costing systems to measure and control business performance and to identify remedial action. Assess the performance of an organisation from both a financial and non financial viewpoint, appreciating the problems of controlling divisionalised businesses and the importance of allowing for external aspects.

English And Maths

English and Math Level 2 minimum

Our Lecturers

Highly qualified and experienced Lecturers

Teaching Learning and Assessment

Teaching will be through a mix of lecturing, facilitating, Coaching and Mentoring. Learners should expect to be stretched and challenged in every session. Developing an understanding of underpinning theory and application of it from a practical perspective while bearing in mind various accounting standards, concepts, analytical skills and self directed study. Final assessment will be done externally, but internal assessment(s) will also be done in preparation for the final exam. Assessments are 3 hours 15 minutes. Exams are external computer based assessment that learners will arrange indepedently.

Tutorials

Ongoing weekly for three hours a session inclusive of a short break

Course Expenses

Fees inclusive of textbook and Practice and Revision Kit

How Will I Be Assessed

Formative assessment as the learning continues, at least one three hour internal assessment and finally the final summative assessment will be external.

Entry Requirements

AAT Level 4 completed/ACCA Knowledge completed/A business degree, preferably accounting/finance.

Required Experience

Not applicable although if working in Accounting/Practice would be highly valuable.

How To Apply

online application

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