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BX3013 - Performance Management and Control

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

BX3013 focuses on managerial decision making, shows the linkages between organizational strategies and management accounting tools and techniques, and requires students to develop skills for performance evaluation and control of organizational activities. The subject equips students with the tools to prepare and analyse costing and pricing information for internal and external purposes, offers insights into business strategies in costing and pricing of products and services, mainly in for-profit manufacturing and service organisations. Students also develop critical analysis and evaluation skills to judge managerial and organizational performance in the context of relevant industrial, economic, social and environmental contexts. The subject is a requirement for students completing a BBus (Accounting) degree and builds on and extends the content of BX2012.

Learning Outcomes

  • develop and apply costing information for planning and strategic control purposes, and interpret findings;
  • articulate the linkage between organisational strategies and managerial accounting tools and techniques commonly used in decision making, planning and control;
  • critically analyse and evaluate managerial, divisional and organization performance in internal and external contexts.
Prerequisites: (BX2012 OR CO2101) AND (BX2011 OR CO1003 OR CO1001)
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CO2102 CO3111 BX3033

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr Rafiuddin Ahmed.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr Rafiuddin Ahmed.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 0 hours
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Dr Rafiuddin Ahmed
Lecturer: Dr Chris Durden.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 51
Census Date 11-Apr-2019
Coordinator: Dr Rafiuddin Ahmed
Lecturer: Mr Chinnu Palanivelu.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 05-Dec-2019
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 21
Census Date 11-Apr-2019
Coordinator: Dr Rafiuddin Ahmed
Lecturers: Ms Kathleen Arambulo, Mr Mel Holzworth.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 22
Census Date 08-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Dr Rafiuddin Ahmed
Lecturer: Ms Kathleen Arambulo.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

JCU Brisbane, Internal, Study Period 23
Census Date 05-Dec-2019
Coordinator: Dr Rafiuddin Ahmed
Lecturers: Dr Bandula Nambukara-Gamage, Mrs Jenny-Lynn Timm.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 50 hours - Combined Lectures; Tutorials/Workshops; Lecturer directed activities.
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (65%); essays (20%); quizzes (15%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.