Financial Management

Health Care Services Management
5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 60,0 TP

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Good knowledge of Mathematics and Financial Accounting.

Objectives
The students are expected to be able to use the procedures inherent to the Financial Calculus, prepare and adjust the financial statements of the organisation for analysis, evaluate the economical and financial situation of the organisation.

Program
1 - Introduction to Financial Calculus
2 - Capitalisation Processes
3 - Annuities
4 - Loans Amortization
5 - Introduction to Financial Analysis
6 - Base Documents of Financial Analysis
7 - Major FA methods and techniques
9 - Financial Equilibrium Analysis
10 - Profitability and Risk Analysis

Evaluation Methodology
Six mini-tests to be held within class times of which only the best 4 will be taken into account for the final mark.
Final Test.

Bibliography
- Carrilho, J. e Pimentel, L. e Laureano, L. e Prates, M. (2005). Elementos de Análise Financeira ? Casos Práticos. Lisboa, Portugal: Publisher Team
- Noves, J. (2012). Análise e Relato Financeiro ? Uma Visão Integrada de Gestão. Alfragide, Portugal: Texto Editores
- Matias, R. (2007). Cálculo Financeiro, Teoria e Prática. Lisboa, Portugal: Escolar Editora

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials focused on the resolution of practical cases.

Software used in class