MGT-510 / 2 crédits

Enseignant: Cauvin Eric

Langue: Anglais

Withdrawal: It is not allowed to withdraw from this subject after the registration deadline.

Remark: MA3 only. Special schedule. See the MTE website: https://go.epfl.ch/mte


Summary

The objective of the course is to provide participants with the main processes and tools a company applies to evaluate the performance.

Content

Keywords

MCS, PMS, Management control, cost accounting, budgeting process, dashboard, Balanced scorecard

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Financial Accounting

Recommended courses

Corporate finance, finance

Important concepts to start the course

Financial statements

Profit/Cash

 

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Assess / Evaluate costs in a company
  • Analyze costs in a company
  • Develop a budgeting control
  • Assess / Evaluate Financial performance of a company
  • Develop a non Financial PMS
  • Manage a Dashboard

Transversal skills

  • Assess progress against the plan, and adapt the plan as appropriate.
  • Plan and carry out activities in a way which makes optimal use of available time and other resources.
  • Set objectives and design an action plan to reach those objectives.
  • Demonstrate the capacity for critical thinking

Teaching methods

Lectures, discussions, brief exercises, exercises and cases.

Expected student activities

Class attendance and get involved in the exercises and cases.

Assessment methods

Mid Term 50%

Final Exam 50%

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 70
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Management control
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Nombre de places: 70
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Management control
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15  ODY016  
15-16    
16-17    
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Mercredi, 14h - 17h: Cours ODY016