Core Module Information
Module title: Finance for Management Decision Making

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ACC11507
Module leader: Tienyu Hwang
School The Business School
Subject area group: Accounting and Finance

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

Description of module content:

Objectives of accounting.
The primary financial statements.
Profit v Cash and preparation of cash budgets
Interpretation of financial statements using ratio analysis
Management performance evaluation
Short-term decision making using cost classifications
Capital investment appraisal methods.
Working capital management

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Discuss the fundamental objectives of accounting
LO2: Analyse and interpret accounting information from a company and a management perspective
LO3: Analyse short-term alternatives for improved decision making
LO4: Evaluate capital investment projects using investment appraisal techniques
LO5: Evaluate systems of working capital

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