Management and accounting for public and nonprofit organizations (2018/2019)

Course code
4S01519
Name of lecturers
Angela Broglia, Cristiano Maccagnani
Coordinator
Angela Broglia
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
SECS-P/07 - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
secondo semestre lauree magistrali dal Feb 25, 2019 al May 31, 2019.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

This course is aimed to give to students notions, logic categories and managerial tools to understand and govern public.
In particular, the topics of this course are governance, accountability and management control of public administrations and non-profit organizations.

Syllabus

1) Institutional characteristics of public and non profit organizations

2) Public organizations
2.a) Organizational models
2.b) Management
2.c) Accounting

3) Non profit organizations
3.a) Management
3.b) Performance evaluation
3.c) Reporting and Accountability


During the semester, students can enrich their competence by testing active didactic methods (case studies, cooperative learning, role-playing, etc.).
Students can also do a group work aimed to develop both disciplinary competences and soft skills, like relational ability, problem solving, etc. The group work will be evaluated and allow to get a bonus (maximum 4 pt.), that could be summed to examination evaluation in summer and fall sessions.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Marcella Mulazzani (a cura di) L'armonizzazione contabile delle Regioni, degli Enti Locali e dei loro organismi (Edizione 4) Maggioli 2018 9788891627520 Limitatamente a: - Parte generale: Capitoli 4, 5, 6 - Parte applicata: Capitoli 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Assessment methods and criteria

Both written (exercises and multiple items) and oral.
The written exam aims to test student’s knowing about syllabus arguments.
The oral colloquium aims to test:
- the strength of student’s knowledge;
- lexical properties;
- student’s ability to connect single notions to knowledge system;
- analytical skills.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018