The course takes place in period

4 (2020-03-23 to 2020-07-31)

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

1

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

At the end of the course the student: - is familiar with the objectives and methods of financial management - can read and understand financial reports in a business context.

Learning outcomes

The student is familiar with the role of financial management in the organization, can use financial statements for economic planning and financial reporting.

Course contents

- Role and methods for financial management - Role and structure of the financial statements - Basic financial statement analysis - Role and methods for budgeting - Simple income statement and cash flow budgets - Role and structure of cost accounting - Balanced scorecard

Prerequisites and co-requisites

None

Previous course names

None

Additional information

Additional and information is available on Its learning and will be given during the lectures. All information provided in this course description is subject to change.

Recommended or required reading

Brealey & Myers: Principles of Corporate Finance. Harrison, Horngren, Thomas: Financial Accounting. More information on course literature will be given during the lectures.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Practical exercises - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 85 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • The re examinations will be: in September & October 2018. Exact dates will be given later.

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should meet the following requirements: - mandatory assignments during the course - final examination - mandatory attendance at guest lectures The first lecture is mandatory for all those who wish to attend the course.

Teacher

Puukko Linda

Examiner

Puukko Linda

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (42 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

see ARBS

Course enrolment period

2020-03-09 to 2020-03-22

Assessment methods

  • 2019-05-16 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2020-03-23 12:45 - 15:30 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-03-27 09:30 - 11:30 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-03-30 12:30 - 14:00 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-04-03 11:30 - 13:00 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-04-21 12:30 - 15:00 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-04-30 09:30 - 11:00 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-05-05 09:30 - 12:00 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-05-07 13:00 - 15:30 Introduction to Financial Management Puukko Linda
2020-05-14 09:15 - 11:45 Introduction to Financial Management Exercise 2 Puukko Linda

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