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ES9R7 - Project Financial Management

  • Module code: ES9R7
  • Module name: Project Financial Management
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This core module addresses the financial management of projects and companies. It provides an understanding of the main accounting statements together with an awareness of basic accounting principles, terminology and techniques, so that participants can interpret financial reports and interpret financial information. It gives an introduction to management accounting practices as an aid to effective project and operational financial planning and control.

Principal learning outcomes

On completion, successful candidates will be capable of: Building and interpreting a financial model for a business, programme or project; Differentiating between profit and cash and the impact on business and project/operational activities; Planning and evaluating capital and revenue expenditure; Reading and interpreting financial reports, including published accounts; Applying and interpreting financial ratios to internal and external accountinginformation; Understanding the principles and management implications of alternative costing methodologies; Planning, budgetary control accountability and responsibility for financial performance.

Timetabled teaching activities

40 hours

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/wmg/education/wmgmasters/structure/modules/pfm/

Other essential notes

Network Rail Full-Time MSc

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES9R7-10)
A (Assessed work only) Post Module Assignment (3000 words) 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional

N/A