IACC – Accounting (BWIG001)

“Accounting is the language of business” (Warren Buffett). You will learn how financial statements are prepared and interpreted, and use cost accounting to make decisions.

  • You understand accounting rules, the financial statements structure and goals.

  • You know, how organizations benefit from cost a counting.

  • You know, how costs behave.

  • You are able to establish and interpret cost-volume-profit analyses.

  • You know the characteristics of job costing and are able to apply this concept.


  • Degree/Certificate Passed/failed
  • Duration Spring semester: week 8–23
    (Break week 13–14)
    Autumn semester: week 38–51
  • Schedule Realisation r (Autumn): Monday, 09.05 - 12.30 pm
    Realisation i (spring): Tuesday, 12.35–4.00 pm
  • Application deadline Autumn semester (Durchführung r):
    KW29–30 – online in IS-Academia
    Spring semester (Durchführung i):
    KW51–02 – online in IS-Academia
    No restriction
  • ECTS credits 6 ECTS credits
  • Costs No additional costs
  • Teaching language Teaching: English
    Competency assessment: English
  • Location Bern
  • School Business School
  • Next session Autumn semester or spring semester