Course Details in 2020/21 Session
|Module Title ||LC Widening Accounting Horizons B|
|School||Birmingham Business School|
|Department || Birmingham Business School|
|Module Code || 08 33977 |
|Module Lead ||Rob Fleming|
|Level || Certificate Level |
|Credits || 10 |
|Semester|| Semester 2|
|Restrictions || None |
Practical Classes and workshops-6 hours
Guided independent study-72 hours
Total: 100 hours
|Exclusions || |
|Description || This is a 10 credit module that will focus on introducing subjects linked to accounting.|
Business knowledge will be introduced that will enable students to transfer to the business management programme if desired at the end of year one.
Students with English as a first language will complete this module and students with English as a second language will be expected to complete Business
This module will to provide a broad overview of organisational behaviour. The topic will be examined through a look at key concepts, their applications and limitations.
Personal skills such as becoming a responsible individual within an organisation, looking at resilience, diversity and volunteering will be included and will be taught in collaboration with the team from Responsible Business.
|Learning Outcomes || By the end of the module students should be able to:|
Identify and assess responsible business practices and ways to enhance them at an individual level within organisations;
Applying analytical techniques within a business setting;
Discuss core marketing concepts and principles.
33977-01 : 1,500 word Essay : Coursework (60%)
33977-02 : 1 hour Exam : Exam (Centrally Timetabled) - Written Unseen (40%)
|Assessment Methods & Exceptions || Assessment:|
Case study and data analysis on a responsible business issue (60%) – 1,500 words;
Exam 1 hour (40%).
Exam 2 hour (100%)
|Other || |