Financial Management

MQF Level 7

6 Credits (ECTS)

Financial Management

Start
June 2023
Module Type
Compulsory
Price
€875
ECTS Credits
6 Credits (ECTS)
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Module Description

This module will equip you with the required financial knowledge of organisations. You will learn how to manage a company’s finances using modern management methods, how to collect data from financial statements, as well as evaluate a company’s financial situation and development perspectives. In addition, you will be given the tools and techniques to forecast and plan the financial activities of a company. 

This module will also highlight various aspects of financial management, including the time value of money, discounted cash flow analysis, capital budgeting and net present value calculations. You will also be guided in employing efficient market hypothesis, portfolio theory, dividend policy theory and practice, and considering the ethical dimensions of financial management. 

Entry Requirements

Candidates who apply for this course must possess one of the following: 

  • Level 6 degree in a related field;  

 OR  

  • Level 5 diploma or higher diploma in a discipline related to finance or equivalent, and 5 years’ work experience in a supervisory or managerial role within the sector. 

 

Preference is given to applicants having a Level 6 degree in a discipline related to finance and a minimum of 3 years’ work experience in management within the sector.  

Target Audience

This course is targeted at management professionals with supervisory and/or middle management experience such as:  

  • operations manager/coordinator 
  • financial manager 
  • supply chain manager 
  • shop floor manager/supervisor 
  • marketing and sales manager 
  • services manager/supervisor. 
  • retail managers/supervisors 
  • transport managers 
  • maintenance managers 
  • marketing managers 

 

The target group focuses primarily on people already employed within supervisory and managerial roles who wish to have a more thorough background in the subject in order to progress further in their careers. 

Career Paths

The programme aims to prepare you for senior posts such as that of general manager, head of department or director of any organisation, both in the private and public sector.  

How you’ll be assessed

This is a part-time programme and will typically take 30 months to complete. The programme comprises a total of 10 modules. The method of assessment is assignment-based.  

The course comprises:  

  • 6 lectures per module; 
  • 3-hour lectures (evening); 
  • 12 hours of online content per module, comprising asynchronous online discussions, tutorials and/or videos 
Assignment
Discussions

Module Intake Dates

June 2023
Malta
Price
€875

Additional Info

Reading for the entire Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Management as presented in this brochure costs €9,775.*  

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be eligible for a 70% refund of the cost through the ‘Get Qualified’ scheme.** 

Due to the modular structure of the course, you may also opt to take individual modules as stand-alone. The entry requirements still apply.***  

*Prices are applicable to students who reside in Malta at the time of applying. 

**Terms and conditions apply.  

*** For the price of individual modules, please contact the IDEA Academy team.  

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