Short Title:Financial Management 2
Full Title:Financial Management 2
Module Code:FNCE H3005
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Management and administration
Module Delivered in 4 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Christine Nangle
Module Description:This module aims to develop the student’s understanding of financial management principles and techniques relevant to the financing and investment decisions within an organisation. It aims to provide students with knowledge and skills that can be used to value companies and to conduct financial planning in range of business sectors.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Identify and evaluate the sources of finance available to organisations
LO2 Use suitable analytical tools for the purpose of research into the appraisal of capital investment projects in a variety of business and management contexts
LO3 Calculate a range of company valuations using appropriate models and techniques that will incorporate a comprehensive assessment of an organisation's financial performance and position
LO4 Apply the techniques of financial forecasting for company-wide planning purposes using both quantitative and qualitative sources of information

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment The continuous assessment will take the form of a group/individual research project (incorporating qualitative and quantitative research, report writing skills, and referencing skills). This may include a presentation based on a group research project, where students will be given a group and individual mark. The assessment method may be altered to take account of class learning requirements.   30.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination   70.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus 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
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Power, T., Walsh S., O’ Meara P., Financial Management: an Irish Text, Latest ed Ed., Gill & McMillan
  • Atrill, P. 2017, 2017, Financial Management for Decision Makers,, latest edition Ed., Pearson
Recommended Book Resources
  • ACCA, Diploma in Financial Management, Financial Strategy and Risk Management, Latest ed Ed., BPP Professional Education Publications
  • 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
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • n/a: Journals, Magazines, Newspapers and Electronic Sources of information on issues relevant to Financial ManagementOther updated material

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_BAMNG_B Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management 6 Mandatory
TA_BITNL_B Bachelor of Business (Hons) International Business 5 Mandatory
TA_BAMNG_D Bachelor of Business in Management 6 Mandatory
TA_BMNGT_D (1 year add-on) TA_BMNGT_D - Bachelor of Business in Management 6 Mandatory