This course introduces participants to the role and purpose of environmental management accounting within an organisation. Lectures and practical tutorials delivered by UWS experts will guide participants through issues arising from the application of modern management accounting techniques.
During this course, participants will explore:
By the end of this course, participants will have the skills to:
This course is well suited to anyone working as a management accountant, sustainability manager, or related role. While there are no pre-requisites for this course, it is recommended that individuals demonstrate an interest in applying sustainability or management accounting.
This course is SCQF Level 9 and is equivalent to 20 credits.
The content of this course is partly accredited by Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) (performance Measurement) and The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) (Management Accounting).
This course will be delivered online over 12 weeks, supported by weekly 2-hour live sessions and e-learning. An exact timetable will be shared with students ahead of the course start date.
The course will be delivered by Dr Abeer Hassan, Reader in Accounting, School of Business and Creative industries at the University of the West of Scotland. Abeer is a leading scholar and her innovative, evidence-based research has appeared in highly regarded outlets. Abeer has published more than 80 articles in peer-reviewed journals and conferences.
Delegates will be asked to investigate companies’ sustainability reporting practices on eco-management accounting including environmental reporting. Further information will be made available when the course begins.
This course may be available on a fully funded basis to some delegates through the Upskilling Fund. Further details, including regarding eligibility, are available under Funding Support.
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