Accessibility Statement for Advanced management accounting (B392)
Mode of study
Some of this module’s study materials are online. Online materials are composed of pages of text with images diagrams choice self-assessed quizzes. Online materials also include links to external resources, online forums and online tutorial rooms. Printed textbooks provide some module content.
This module has five online tutorials and one day school. The day school has an online alternative run over three sessions. Although not compulsory, attendance at tutorials and the day school will help you consolidate your learning.
Working with others
You will be encouraged to work with other students at the day schools/online tutorials and also to interact with others on the Tutor Group Forum.
Mathematical and scientific expressions and notations
Mathematical symbols and expressions are used throughout the module and you will be required to use such notation within assessment.
Diagrams and other visual content
The study materials contain a considerable number of diagrams. Reading these is an important part of the study of this module. Figure descriptions are provided for all figures.
You will be asked to search for, and make use of, third party material online as part of the assessment for this module. However, third party material is not essential to complete the assessments. Alternatives for third party research material can be provided to enable you to meet the Learning Outcomes of the module.
This module has Tutor-Marked Assignments (TMAs), which must be submitted online via the OU electronic TMA system, and an Exam that must be taken at an exam centre. If you are concerned about any aspects of assessments, please contact us for advice on alternative assessments and support.
You will receive feedback from your tutor on your submitted Tutor-Marked Assignments (TMAs). This will help you to reflect on your TMA performance. You should refer to it to help you prepare for your next assignment.
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