Skip navigation to content

MN1002 Organisations and Analysis

SCOTCAT credits:20
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 7
Planned timetable:4.00 pm

This module examines some of the main analytical approaches and techniques required by managers. It examines how managers can acquire and analyse business data and provides an introduction to financial accounting concepts and techniques. Finally, the integration of these approaches is developed by the use of a case study.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Compulsory for all Management and Management Science degrees

UG Modules required for:MN2001, MN2002

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:4 lectures (x 8 weeks) and 1 tutorial (x 11 weeks), and 2 optional consultative hours (x 11 weeks)
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 43
  • Guided independent study: 157

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 70%
  • Practical examinations: 0%
  • Coursework: 30%
UG As used by St Andrews:2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
UG Re-assessment:3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Mrs D McGoldrick
Module teaching staff:Team taught