Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2016/2017
Belonging course: 
Course of Master's Degree Programme on STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT AND ACCOUNTANCY PROFESSION
Disciplinary sector: 
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT (SECS-P/07)
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
2
Teachers: 
MANCINI Daniela
Cycle: 
First Semester
Hours of front activity: 
48

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Course description

The course aim to give to the students the advanced knowledge about performance measurement tools. Different kind of models are considered as well as different kind of information systems tools.

Prerequisites

accounting information systems and management control, financial statement analysis.

Syllabus

Management information systems: concept and features. From financial statement analysis to advanced performance measurement models. Tableau de Bord, Performance Prism, Intangible asset monitor, Balanced Scorecard, Smart Piramid, Cubo.
Performance measurement for SMEs.
Spreadsheets usage for performance measurement. Business Intelligence systems.

Teaching Methods

Textbooks

- Case studies, lecture notes, exercises, power point presentations available on Parthenope's elearning platform.

Learning assessment

Given that active participation is considered vital for the learning experience of the students, 40% of the final mark will be based on a group assignment consisting in the implementation and presentation of a tool of financial analisys. A written exam with open questions (30%) and an oral exam (30%) assures that all topics covered during the course are evaluated in order to realize the key learning goals of the course.

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