Core Module Information
Module title: Financial Analysis for Business Leaders

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 10.00
ECTS credit value: 5

Module code: ACC11126
Module leader: Ben Adamolekun
School The Business School
Subject area group: Management

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

This module equips students without accountancy and finance knowledge with the ability of financial decisions making in a corporate business environment. Students will learn the process of evaluating business performance as well as various techniques for valuing firms/businesses. The module will also discuss the key managerial decisions. Students will be exposed to various approaches for investment appraisal and capital raising. The module will offer a reflection on the contemporary issues business managers face in the current social and environmental conditions.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Critically explore the process of evaluating business performance and firm valuation
LO2: Analyse the critical managerial decisions (i.e., capital raising, investing and Dividend).
LO3: Evaluate and apply investment appraisal techniques available to make key managerial decisions.
L04: Evaluate the sources and processes of raising capital in the global context
LO5: Reflect on the contemporary issues concerning financial risks and business sustainability that business managers face.

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