Undergraduate | CUR-BAN23-2023
Introduction to Finance Principles
Enter the world of corporate financial management and decision-making. Break down key principles, concepts and processes and apply them to corporate scenarios. Get a handle on asset pricing theory, interest rates and project and asset valuation
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- 27 Feb 2023,
- 28 Aug 2023
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What you'll learn
At the completion of this subject students will:
- distinguish and apply time value of money concepts to solve financial problems
- evaluate and apply the diverse financial models to value financial assets
- analyse capital budgeting and examine the relationship between risk and return
- evaluate and apply the concepts of risk management.
- The Corporation Time Value of Money Interest Rates Bonds and Shares Investment Decision Rules Fundamental of Capital Budgeting Risk and Return Estimating the Cost of Capital Options
This subject was previously known as BAN23 Introductory Finance.
This unit develops the rationale and techniques of corporate financial management built from the fundamentals of time value of money, interest rates, security valuation, capital budgeting, risk and return and risk management.
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