Full Title:Financial Management
Module Code:FNCE B7Z02
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2019/20 ( September 2019 )
Module Delivered in 3 programme(s)
Module Description:no description provided
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Appraise and communicate the position and prospects of a business based on an analysis of financial statements.
  2. Discuss the merits and issues of various sources of finance, in a variety of situations.
  3. Explain the importance of working capital management.
  4. Use Financial Management techniques to appraise competing capital projects.
  5. Prepare and evaluate budgeted financial statements for an organisation.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Introduction to Financial Management.
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Nature, purpose and scope of financial management.
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Financial statements and interpretation of accounts.
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Sources of Finance. Short-term, medium-term and long-term.
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Working capital management. Cash, inventory, payables and receivables.
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Investment appraisal methods.
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Planning and Control
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Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work30.00%
End of Module Formal Examination70.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Class Test A mid-term class test for formative assessment 1,4 30.00 0 0 n/a 0
No Project
No Practical
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5 70.00 0 0 End-of-Semester 0
Reassessment Requirement
A repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination. It is possible that there will also be a requirement to be reassessed in a coursework element.

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Directed Reading No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
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 No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Directed Reading No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
Resources
Recommended Book Resources
  • Atrill, P. 2011, Financial Management for Decision Makers, 6th Ed., Prentice Hall [ISBN: 978-0273756934]
Supplementary Book Resources
  • BPP HND Course Book, Managing Financial Resources and Decisions, BPP Publishing
  • Power, T, Walsh, S & O'Meara, P 2009, Financial Management, 3rd Ed., Gill and Macmillan [ISBN: 978-0717145546]
  • Bingham, E & Ehrhardt, M. 2010, Financial Management: Theory and Practice, 13th Ed., South Western [ISBN: 978-1439078099]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • Website: Bloomberg.com
  • Website: BBC Business Page
  • Website: Financial Times
  • Website: Irish Times Business Page

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_HSEAE_7 Bachelor of Arts in Sport, Exercise and Enterprise 6 Group Elective 2
DK_BBSMA_D Bachelor of Business in Business and Management 5 Group Elective 1
DK_BBSTY_7 Bachelor of Business in Business and Technology 5 Group Elective 1