Syllabus

Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University

Каф. менеджменту та адміністрування

Financial management

syllabus

1. Educational programs for which discipline is mandatory:

# Educational stage Broad field Major Educational program Course(s) Semester(s)
1 bachelor's 7. Управління та адміністрування 073. Менеджмент (бакалавр) 4 8

2. The course is offered as elective for all levels of higher education and all educational programs.

3. Information about the author of the course

Full name Машлій Галина Богданівна
Academic degree PhD
Academic title Assoc. Prof.
Link to the teacher`s page on the official website of the University http://library.tntu.edu.ua/personaliji/a/m/mashlij-halyna-bohdanivna/
Е-mail (in the domain tntu.edu.ua)

4. Information about the course

Study hours structure Lectures: 32
Practical classes: 32
Laboratory classes: 0

Amount of hours for individual work: 86
ECTS credits: 5
Teaching language english
Form of final examination exam
Link to an electronic course on the e-learning platform of the university https://dl.tntu.edu.ua/bounce.php?course=5488

5. Program of discipline

Description of academic discipline, its goals, subject of study and learning outcomes

Purpose of the discipline is to develop the students’ modern economic thinking, acquire the system of special knowledge in the sphere of financial management, and gain the practical skills and competencies based on theoretical aspects and applied recommendations needed to effective management of the enterprise.
The objectives of the course are:
- to familiarize the student with the basic concepts and methods of Financial management;
- to be able to align the finance function with the business strategy, while also meeting legal and regulatory requirements;
- to ensure adequate returns to the shareholders which will depend upon the market price of the share, expectations of the shareholders;
- to ensure optimum funds utilization. Once the funds are procured, they should be utilized in the maximum possible way at least cost;
- to ensure safety on investment, i.e, funds should be invested in safe ventures so that an adequate rate of return can be achieved;
- to plan an optimal capital structure - there should be sound and fair composition of capital so that a balance is maintained between debt and equity capital.

The place of academic discipline in the structural and logical scheme of study according to the educational program

Prerequisites. List of disciplines, or knowledge and skills, possession of which students needed (training requirements) for successful discipline assimilation

Fundamentals of Management, Finance, Accounting , Economic Analysis

Contents of the academic discipline

Lectures (titles/topics)

Topic 1. The essence, goals and functions of Financial Management
Topic 2. The time value of money
Topic 3. Valuation of Securities
Topic 4. Сapital budgeting and capital budgeting techniques
Topic 5. Cash flow management
Topic 6. Dividend policy
Topic 7 Current asset management at the enterprise
Topic 8 Management of cost of Capital and Capital structure
Topic 9. Operating Analysis and Leverage
Topic 10. Financial risk management

Practical classes (topics)

Topic 1. The essence, goals and functions of Financial Management
Topic 2. The time value of money
Topic 3. Valuation of Securities
Topic 4. Сapital budgeting and capital budgeting techniques
Topic 5. Cash flow management
Topic 6. Dividend policy
Topic 7 Current asset management at the enterprise
Topic 8 Management of cost of Capital and Capital structure
Topic 9. Operating Analysis and Leverage
Topic 10. Financial risk management

Learning materials and resources

1. Mashliy H. Practice guidelines and tasks on discipline “Financial management” for the students of the speciality 073 “Management” (full-time study bachelors). – Ternopil: TNTU, 2017.
2. Financial Management Tutorial. - Access mode: https://www.wisdomjobs.com/e-university/financial-management-tutorial-289.html
3. Tirole, Jean. The Theory of Corporate Finance. Princeton University Press, 2005.
4. Crawford, Richard D., Henry A. Davis, and William W. Sihler. Smart Financial Management: The Essential Reference for the Successful Small Business. AMACOM, 2004.
5. An Introduction to Financial Management. Access mode: http://www.csun.edu/~zz1802/Finance%20303/Web-Stuff/Lecture-Notes-Mid1.pdf
6. Financial management. Access mode: https://www.slideshare.net/AshishGupta21/financial-management-module-1
7. Financial management and working capital. Access mode: https://www.coursera.org/lecture/budgeting-essentials-development/video-1-financial-management-and-working-capital-drDoE
8. Financial management. Access mode: http://www.unoy.org/evaluationguide/learning/for-organisations/financial-management/

6. Policies and assessment process of the academic discipline

Assessment methods and rating system of learning results assessment

The components of the assessment process are student activity in practical classes during the semester, the results of tests on final modules, the results of independent work.
Assessment criteria:
Module 1 - 40
Module 2 - 35
Eхam test – 25


Table of assessment scores:

Assessment scale
VNZ
(100 points)
National
(4 points)
ECTS
90-100 Excellent А
82-89 Good B
75-81 C
67-74 Fair D
60-66 E
35-59 Poor FX
1-34 F
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