Checking date: 08/04/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Financial Management
Study: Master in Human Resources (276)

Coordinating teacher: MUÑOZ BULLON, FERNANDO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Business Administration

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
No special requirement.
- Know and work with the different financial statements which a company delivers on a current basis - Value the feasibility of an investment by calculation the Internal Rate on Return and the Net present value - To analyze through financial ratios the performance of a company - To analyze the most common decisions relating to money supply and liabilities in the short term
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
- Financial Statements: Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss. - Financial Statements: Cash Flow Statement. - Financial ratios - Operative finance - Investments appraisal
Learning activities and methodology
The classes combine the introduction of theoretical concepts and the solution of practical exercises. For a deeper understanding of the subject we will jointly work and analyze some business cases of leading companies. We target that students participate in class through the different open discussions and are able to contribute and enrich the class with their personal experiences. Students will have to solve different exercises and business cases. These will be corrected and discussed during the course of the class.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Axel Tracy. Ratio Analysis Fundamentals. How 17 Financial Ratios can allow you to analyse any business on the planet. Bidy Capital Pty Ltd.. 2012
  • David Hillier, Mark Grinblatt and Sheridan Titman. Financial Markets and Corporate Strategy: . McGraw-Hill. 2013
  • Thomas Ittelson. Financial Statements: A Step-by-Step Guide to Understanding and Creating Financial Reports. Career Press. 2009

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.