FMNG H2001 - Financial Management

Short Title:Financial Management
Full Title:Financial Management
Module Code:FMNG H2001
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Finance, banking, insurance
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:FINBARR FEENEY
Module Author:NIGEL DONNELLY
Module Description:The subject will focus financial aspects in which the IT professional works. • Examine the role of finance in IT decision making. • Provide an understanding of appropriate appraisal and investment techniques for IT capital expenditure. • Identify, understand and interpret the main financial statements. • Understand the purpose of budgets and the budgetary process and procedures • Explore the common procedures and process in the acquisition of hardware, software and services.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Describe the role of finance in IT decision making
LO2 Use appropriate models and techniques to appraise capital investment
LO3 Apply budgetary process and procedures
LO4 Critically evaluate financial statements
LO5 Recognise the options for acquiring hardware, software and IT services
 

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 an individual assessment. This can be an in-class time constrained short answer type examination or a project. 1,4 15.00 Week 6
Continuous Assessment The continuous assessment will take the form of an individual assessment. This can be an in-class time constrained short answer type examination or a project. 1,3 25.00 Week 10
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 60.00 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 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 3.00 Every Second Week 1.50
Independent Learning Reading/Study 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.50
Total Weekly Contact Hours 1.50
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Thomas Power,Stephen Walsh,Paul O'Meara 2009, Financial Management, 3rd Edition Ed., Gill & MacMillan [ISBN: 9780717145546]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Colin Drury 2017, Cost and Management Accounting, 10th Edition Ed., South-Western Pub [ISBN: 978-147374887]
  • John R. Dyson 2017, Accounting for Non-Accounting Students, 8th Edition Ed., Ft Press [ISBN: :978-12921289]
  • Roger Mason 2012, Finance for Non-Financial Managers, 4th Edition Ed., Teach Yourself [ISBN: 978-144410492]
  • Atrill, P. & McLaney, E. 2010, Accounting and Finance for Non-Specialists, 7th Edition, Financial Times/ Prentice Hall [ISBN: 978-0273745969]
  • Denzil Watson,Antony Head 2016, Corporate Finance, 7th Edition Ed., Pearson Education [ISBN: 978-129210303]
  • Frank Bott 2014, Professional Issues in Information, British Computer Society [ISBN: 978-178017180]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_KITMG_D Bachelor of Science in IT Management 4 Mandatory