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Archived Curricula Guide 2011–2012
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LASKS045 Strategic Management Accounting 8 ECTS
Organised by
Accounting and Finance
Person in charge
Lili Kihn
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

The course aims to provide an advanced overview of current research and issues in the area of strategic management accounting and to develop students’ communication and teamwork skills.


The historical development of strategic management accounting. The relationship between strategy and management accounting systems. Innovative strategic management accounting techniques. The roles of management accounting in strategic control and decision making.

Further information on prerequisites and recommendations

This course is intended for M.Sc. students in Accounting. LASKA100 Intermediate Course in Management Accounting is a pre-requisite.

Teaching language


Modes of study


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

1. Simons: Performance Measurement & Control Systems for Implementing Strategy. Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey 2000.

2. Hopper– Northcott–Scapens: Issues in Management Accounting, Pearson Education, 2007. (In part)

3. Articles specified by the lecturer.

Further information

This course is not necessarily offered every year.

Belongs to following study modules

School of Management
Voluntary Advanced Studies in Accounting (Accounting and Finance)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
School of Management