This course aims to provide a basic understanding of what is accounting and how managers can use accounting for decision making. Students will be able to learn how to read and interpret financial statements, as well as, to understand how to manage costs.
After being approved in this course, students must be able to:
- Understand the relevance of accounting;
- Identify and explain the basis of accounting information for decision making;
- Demonstrate competency in utilizing the data and accounting information to prepare financial statements and reporting;
- Apply cost allocation methods.
Prof. Daniela Penela
PhD in Management, ISEG, Portugal;
Invited Assistant Professor at ISCTE-IUL;
Specialization area in Accounting in the Hospitality industry.