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Course module: 324063-B-6
Academic Competences Accountancy
Course info
Course module324063-B-6
Credits (ECTS)6
CategoryBA (Bachelor)
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionDutch, English
Offered byTilburg University; Tilburg School of Economics and Management; TiSEM: Accountancy;
Is part of
B Business Economics
PM Accountancy HBO
PM International Management HBO
PM International Management International students
PM Accountancy International Students
Convenant TISEM
L.X.M.F. Mahieux
Other course modules lecturer
H.H. Schütt
Other course modules lecturer
Academic year2020
Starting block
SM 1
Course mode
RemarksCaution: this information is subject to change
Registration openfrom 25/08/2020 up to and including 20/08/2021

The purpose of this course is, first, to introduce students to academic research in Accounting. Research in Accounting examines the complex communication game between market participants and firms (Financial Accounting) as well as the complex communcation game between managers and employees (Managerial Accounting). The second aim is introduce the students to thesis research in Accounting, in particular to writing the MSc in Accountancy thesis file.


This course is, obviously, related to the pre-master courses: 'Statistics' and 'Business Research Techniques'.


The course introduces the students to the academic research literature in Accounting: working papers and journal articles. In addition students carry out Accounting research writing themselves.

Type of instructions


Type of exams

Review Report (Group, 30%), Research Proposal (40%), Participation (30%)

Compulsory Reading

There is compulsory reading for each lecture, that is listed in the Syllabus
Contact person
L.X.M.F. Mahieux
Timetable information
Academic Competences Accountancy
Required materials
Recommended materials
Review Report (30%)

Final grade

Participation (30%)

Research Proposal (40%)

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