An Introduction to Financial Management in Construction
Course provided by FutureLearn
About this course
Which projects should a firm or individual invest their money in? How can you find out a company’s profit at the end of the year? How should this investment be financed? How can you tell how healthy a company is?This course introduces you to the key concepts of financial management and will prepare you for more advanced study of managing finance. You will be encouraged to develop a critical understanding of the key financial questions which are faced by directors, construction and project managers of firms. Free to register. Fee to certificate.
- Evaluate the importance of financial management in the construction industry
- Identify the role of construction and project managers in managing project finances
- Evaluate basic accounting conventions and principles, which guide the preparation of financial statements