Core Module Information
Module title: Managerial Finance

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ACC08402
Module leader: Tienyu Hwang
School The Business School
Subject area group: Accounting and Finance


Description of module content:

This module will develop your abilities to analyse published financial information and apply internal financial information to the management roles of decision making, planning, control and performance evaluation.

* The analysis of published financial information and the management of working capital using investment, gearing and operational ratio analysis
* The importance of cash flow and sources of funds
* The use of cost classification and cost behaviour in the analysis of business performance and short-term decision making
* Budgeting for planning and control and the relevance of capital budgeting

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Calculate and explain the significance of key ratios for assessing the financial position of the firm
LO2: Analyse corporate performance from an internal and an external perspective
LO3: Apply a range of management accounting techniques to various business situations relating to analysis, planning, control and decision making

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 3, Online, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Online
Location of delivery: WORLDWIDE
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Tienyu Hwang
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Online Guided independent study 4
Independent Learning Guided independent study 196
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 10 1-3 1 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Report 90 1-3 14/15 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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