Cost Control

Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Cost Control

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Accounting, Hospitality, Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Hospitality Accounting or Restaurant Management, or equivalent.

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    The course develops skills in scheduling and controlling costs in project management, which can face challenges related to time, human resources, materials, budget, project specifications, and deadlines. The concept of financial planning for businesses and organizations, including a special emphasis on hospitality structures, asks students to consider the development of budgets, identifying/forecasting potential problems to avoid profit loss, flexible vs. static budgets to control costs, and types of cost control analysis. 

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