UL’s Financial Mathematics Course

Whether you’re planning to delve into the world of finance or simply wish to broaden your horizons, a financial mathematics course will teach you the basics of the field. This course will also give you the skills to work with commonplace financial maths and gain essential mathematical background to interpret your personal finances. The course consists of a series of videos and a short assessment. To get started, check out the course’s Module 1.

Module 1

The first module in the financial mathematics course introduces concepts in the study of mathematical relationships between two variables. Topics include the relationship between present and future value, deterministic models, and the equation of value and its applications. The course provides practice in using these mathematical formulas in real-life scenarios.

Practical exercises and case studies reinforce concepts. Upon completion, students will be able to interpret financial statements and use statistical analysis to determine future cash flows.

To take this financial mathematics course, a candidate must have achieved a grade H3 in Leaving Certificate Mathematics or an equivalent. The course requires a strong mathematical background and relevant work experience. Once a student has successfully completed the course, he or she is prepared for the next step. The module will help students prepare for a future in the financial sector. There are three ways to prepare for the first module of the course.


A Financial Mathematics course is a general study of personal finance and economics that emphasizes the importance of personal money management. Students … READ MORE ...