Business and Management
£2360 (£1600 during the tuition waiver period)
The Strategic Finance module gives managers a basic understanding of finance and its practical applications in organisational decision-making. Topics covered in the module include the accounting equation, preparing financial statements, the accounting cycle, appraisal and familiarity with the content of published annual accounts, financial ratio analysis, and aspects of costing and management accounts. By the end of the module, learners will be able to develop and interpret financial statements and accounting reports, evaluate how managers use accounting strategies for communication with stakeholders, and demonstrate a critical understanding of the accounting framework.
Introduction to the module
Basic Accounting Concepts
Introduction to the Basic Financial Statements
Analysis of Financial Statements and Data
Capital, Inventory and Securities Management
Working Capital Management
Cost of Capital and Risk Management
Business Valuations, Mergers & Acquisitions and Dividend Policy
Treasury and Portfolio Management
1. Be able to demonstrate a critical understanding of the accounting framework & how it is used in organisational decision-making
2. Be able to develop and interpret financial statements & accounting reports
3. Be able to evaluate how managers use accounting strategies for communication with internal & external stakeholders
4. Be able to use accounts for evaluating, motivating, and coordinating employees
Citizens of the following countries are eligible for a 50% scholarship upon writing a personal statement. All scholarships are to be approved by the Academic Board. The list of countries are: Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Philippines, Bhutan, Morocco, Vietnam, Papua New Guinea, Laos, Cambodia, India, Nigeria, Ghana, Bangladesh, Laos, Myanmar, Pakistan, Nepal and South Africa. Please talk to your student counselor and ask for the Coupon Code to get the 50% Tuition Waiver.
To pass the unit a 40% overall grade must be achieved.