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EDEN CIMA COURSE ON DOING MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING RESEARCH: TOWARDS EXCELLENCE


STELLENBOSCH, SEPTEMBER 13-15, 2017
INTRODUCING EDEN

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EDEN IN ACCOUNTING

The programme in Accounting will include seminars on the following topics :

  • Analytical Accounting Research
  • Audit Research
  • Qualitative Research in Accounting (former Case-Based Research in Management Accounting)
  • Empirical Financial Accounting Research
  • Intangibles, Intellectual Capital & Value Creation
  • Producing and Evaluating Knowledge in Management Accounting
  • Quantitative Empirical Research in Management Accounting

SPONSORED BY

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR & FACULTY

Prof Chris Chapman, University of Bristol, U.K. (Programme Coordinator & Faculty)
Prof Wai Fong Chua, University of Sydney, Australia

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES & CONTENTS

This course will focus on establishing the domain of management accounting as a topic for research.  As well as seeking to provide a grounding in the kinds of issues that typically comprise management accounting research a significant emphasis will be placed on developing an understanding the diversity of research approaches that may be undertaken in seeking to understand management accounting phenomena.  A key learning objective of the programme is to develop a sensitivity to issues of method and methodology that underpin the knowledge claims at stake in academic research in management accounting.

This course will consist of:

  • Pre-class readings
  • Lectures
  • Discussions
  • Team work groups
  • Participant & team presentations
  • Post-class assignment

Each participant is expected to keep a free-form learning diary covering the entire process from preparing for the course beforehand through the end of the course. The learning diary should be divided into three sections: Learning before the course, Main learning points during the course, Learning after the course.

TARGET AUDIENCE

This seminar is aimed at people interested in developing a foundational understanding of research skills and methods common in in Management Accounting.

APPLICATION PROCESS

APPLICATIONS
Interested doctoral students should register online (and add the required documents) no later than June 30, 2017. Besides doctoral students, other researchers may participate. The number of participants will be limited to create a stimulating environment. The selection among the applicants will be conducted by the Institute’s Faculty. They will review the following documents which should necessarily complement each application form:

  • the applicant’s curriculum vitae demonstrating his/her capabilities of doing research ;
  • a letter of recommendation of his/her local faculty supporting the application ;
  • a two-page description of his/her doctoral research, indicating the general objectives.

REGISTRATION FEES

Thanks to the generous support of CIMA, participation is free to all accepted participants. 

Participation includes course materials and lunches.

It does not include travel, accommodation and any additional expenses.

PRACTICALITIES

TIME AND LOCATION

The seminar will be held at the 
Wallenberg Research Centre 
10 Marais Street, 
Stellenbosch, 7600
South Africa

PROGRAMME SCHEDULE: 

The programme will start at 9am Wednesday, September 13, 2017 and is scheduled to end at lunchtime on Friday, September 15, 2017

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

You are requested to make your own hotel arrangement.
Please undertake your own research to ensure that your accommodation meets your needs.

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ONLINE APPLICATION

TO APPLY CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW

For more information, please contact:
Ms. Nina Payen
EDEN Manager, EIASM -  PLACE DE BROUCK√ąRE-PLEIN - 31 - 1000 BRUSSELS - BELGIUM
Tel: +32 2 226 66 61 - Fax: +32 2 512 19 29
Email: payen@eiasm.be