Advanced Performance Management 20/21 (APM)

Advanced Performance Management 20/21 (APM)

The 'Advanced Performance Management' Paper – is concerned with managing the business so as to achieve better performance. Most of the topics were introduced in Paper MA and PM, but are examined at a higher level. This does not mean that any calculations are more difficult, but you are now at a management level and should show a greater critical awareness of the difficulties in measuring and management performance. This is a structured course with interactive lectures & quizzes online.

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Chapter 1: Introduction to strategic management accounting
Chapter 2: Performance hierarchy
Chapter 3: Performance management and control of the organisation
Chapter 4: Changes in business structure and management accounting
Chapter 5: Other environmental and ethical issues
Chapter 6: Impact of risk and uncertainty on performance management
Chapter 7: External influences on organisational performance
Chapters 8 and 9 PM information systems and sources of management information
Chapters 10 and 11: Recording and processing methods and Management reports
Chapter 12: Strategic performance measures in the private sector
Chapter 13: Divisional performance and transfer pricing issues
Chapter 14: Strategic performance measures in not for profit organisations
Chapter 15: Non financial performance indicators
Chapter 16: The role of quality in management information and performance measurement systems
Chapter 17: Performance measurement and strategic HRM
Chapter 18: Other behavioural aspects of peformance measurement
Chapter 19: Alternative views of performance measurement and management
Chapter 20: Strategic performance measures in complex business structures
Chapter 21: Predicting and preventing corporate failures
Chapter 22: Section A questions
Supplementary material: appendices
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