Tallinn College of Technology, the one technological university in Estonia, is the flagship of Estonian engineering and technology education. The Business and Finance degree is designed for students who wish to prepare for a wide range of career options in business, finance, or related fields. This degree offers all of the necessary course work to transfer to a four-year university, allowing students to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Management, or Marketing.
This module aims to develop students’ understanding of the theory and practice of management accounting. It develops underpinning competencies in management accounting and builds on topics introduced in the first year. It extends comprehension of the role and system of management accounting for performance measurement, planning, decision making and control across a range of organisations. Additionally, it introduces recent developments in management accounting practice, particularly those which underpin its growing strategic role.
In the meantime, YouTube, which is owned by Google, published its first information on the movies it removes from its website. Nearly 8.3m videos had been taken down in the final three months of 2017 for violating YouTube’s guidelines; four-fifths of them had been identified by machine-studying algorithms. Round 30m individuals objected to videos; 1.5m were taken down due to human complaints. Of those who were flagged by people, sexual content prompted essentially the most concern, accounting for 30% of all videos reported.
If students want to start their own business, the University can help. Sparkhouse is the University’s business incubation centre, which offers support to students and graduates who wish to set up their own business. It can help with office accommodation, mentoring, business planning and financial advice, and has helped establish more than 270 start-up businesses.
This module provides students with a detailed understanding of the international marketing function and supply chain logistics involved in modern business activities. It will increase awareness of the complex relationship between marketing internationally and the supply chain function. Students will explore how the international business environment impacts upon the marketing and supply management function within the business and the requisite modifications needed to access international markets. A theme of ethics in international marketing is also embedded throughout the module.