[ 515COVEMCSU20 ] IK Management Control Systems

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Business Administration Judith Frei 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)Fach Externe Unternehmensrechnung, Fach Interne Unternehmensrechnung, und KS Grundlagen Operatives Controlling
Original study plan Bachelor's programme (*)Betriebswirtschaftslehre 2021W
Objectives In this course the participants learn about Management Control Systems (MCSs), especially how to use, design and evaluate MCSs and what are the different components of a MCSs in Profit- and Non-profit Organizations. Students work independently on different topics. They work in groups and present the results in context of a course unit.
  • Definition of MCSs and theoretical framework
  • How to use, design and evaluate MCSs
  • Expending students’ knowledge about different parts of MCSs, especially Performance Measurement, Corporate Governance and situational influences on management
  • Differences and similarities of MCSs in Profit- and Non-Profit Organizations
Criteria for evaluation Exam and homework
Methods Lecture, Case Studies, Group work, Exam, Discussion
Language English and French
Study material Literature will be announced in the lecture.
Changing subject? No
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
572MAACMCSU15: IK Management Control Systems (2015W-2020S)
2MA5: IK Management Control Systems (2013W-2015S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority