SCQF Level: 11
Module Code: EEM511
Credit Value: 20
Term: Term 2
School: School of Science, Engineering & Technology
This module enables students to develop the necessary knowledge to create and manage a construction company including relevant legal, tax, social and commercial requirements that make an organisation accountable to its stakeholders.
The aim of this Module is to provide the student with: the knowledge and skills required to be able to create, manage, develop and lead a construction company
By the end of this module the student should be able to:
1. Select and justify an appropriate company structure according to the social protection of their leader and associated tax modes
2. Define a sales strategy and to be able to finance it
3. Analyse projected budgets related to the creation of company
4. Analyse the tax obligations and contribution and to be able to negotiate with the banks
5. Enter the results analytically and to interpret financial plans
Various legal forms, the responsibility for the leaders, statutes of the company, insurances, professions regulated, the industrial property, enabling works, approvals and certification.
2 Tax and social:
Tax modes, social modes, assistances with creation, exemptions from charges, taxes, wages
Contributions, the capital and working capital, the treasury, the banking negotiation, loans, solvency.
Accountancy, the assessment, depreciation, income statements, dividends, taxation
The graphic charter, publicity, canvassing, sales strategy
Statement on Teaching, Learning and Assessment
A strong emphasis is placed on application of theory to practice and use of work-based learning experience to deal with complex practical problems. An essential feature of the approach taken is enquiry-based learning requiring students to explore the breadth of literature to solve problems presented throughout the module and deepen their knowledge
Teaching and Learning Work Loads
|Supervised Practical Activity||0|
|Unsupervised Practical Activity||34|
Credit Value – The total value of SCQF credits for the module. 20 credits are the equivalent of 10 ECTS credits. A full-time student should normally register for 60 SCQF credits per semester.