Checking date: 04/05/2020

Course: 2019/2020

Planning and control management
Study: Dual Bachelor in Law and Business Administration (229)

Coordinating teacher: GAGO RODRIGUEZ, SUSANA

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Business Administration

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Management accounting
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Key competences to acquire by students: 1) Learning development on the main topics of planning and management control. 2) Technical skills. 3) Solution and problems' detection skills.
Description of contents: programme
1: Planning and control Systems 2: The controller 3: Planning and budgetary control 4: ABM and ABB 5: Budgeting and responsibility accounting 6: Transfer pricing 7: Financial measures 8: Strategy and balanced scorecard
Learning activities and methodology
Students, as future managers, will be trained in decision-making on accounting for top management. The methodology of teaching-learning as three components: 1) Learning development through magisterial lectures. 2) Technical skills development through exercises and cases solved by the student. 3) Solution and problems' detection skills through the resolution of cases by the Harvard methodology and complementary activities. 4) Tutorials: group and individual, to reinforce the learning (every week).
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Basic Bibliography
  • HORNGREN et al. (coordinado por Susana Gago). Control de gestión y contabilidad directiva. Pearson Educación. 2014
  • HORNGREN et al. (coordinated by Susana Gago). Management control and managerial accounting. Pearson Education. 2014

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.