Short Title:Financial Management 1
Full Title:Financial Management 1
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:FNCE H3007
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Finance, banking, insurance
Module Delivered in no programmes
Reviewed By:PHIL MULVANEY
Module Author:Patricia Morris
Module Description:This module aims to provide students with a comprehensive knowledge of the theoretical foundation and framework for Financial Management. It aims to provide students with transferable analytical skills that can be applied in various business scenarios.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Define and explain the role of Financial Management and its nature and scope.
LO2 Demonstrate an understanding of the Financial Management Framework and the strategic context within which organisations operate.
LO3 Select appropriate methods and sources of information in order to prepare basic cash flow projections as preliminary work for a financial plan.
LO4 Interpret Financial Statements using suitable analytical tools such as ratio analysis for the purpose of research in a range of business and management contexts.
LO5 Identify the key aspects of working capital management principles that can be applied to business situations in a variety of contexts
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Assignment Individual or Group Assessment. Topic to be decided by module lecture. 1,2,3 30.00 Week 8
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5 70.00 End-of-Semester

IT Tallaght reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 7.00 Every Week 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Whelan G, Financial Management for Business Students, latest Ed., Thompson
Recommended Book Resources
  • ACCA, Financial Managment F9, Latest ed Ed., BPP Professional Education Publications
  • Power, T., Walsh S., O’ Meara P., Financial Management: an Irish Text, Latest ed Ed., Gill & McMillan
  • Samuels, J.M., Wilkes, F.M., Brayshaw, R.E., Management of Company Finance, Latest ed Ed., Chapman & Hall
  • Weston, J.F., Copeland, T.E., Managerial Finance, Latest ed Ed., Cassell
  • Brett, M., How to Read the Financial Pages, Latest ed Ed., Random House Business Books
  • Pinches, G.E., Essentials of Financial Management, Latest ed Ed., Harper Collins
Required Article/Paper Resources
  • Journals, Magazines, Newspapers and Electronic Sources of information on issues relevant to Financial Management.
This module does not have any other resources