Corporate Financial Management
Risk Profiling, Cost of Capital, Capital Structure, Firm Value Models, Capital Investments, Dividend Policy, Corporate Bonds, Risk Management
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|Prerequisites for Module|
None in addition to SCQF 11 entry requirement or equivalent.
Aims of Module
To provide students with both the theoretical underpinning and the analytical skills required to effectively evaluate corporate financial management decisions.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
||Undertake a comprehensive risk profile of a company.|
||Estimate firm's weighted average cost of capital and to evaluate its capital structure. |
||Understand the main drivers behind firm value.|
||Critically evaluate firm's capital investment decisions.|
||Critically assess the theoretical and practical aspects of firm's dividend policy.|
Indicative Module Content
Firm's Risk profiling, Estimation of firm's weighted average cost of capital, Optimal capital structure, Firm Value Models, Shareholder value analysis, Firm's payout policy, The theory and practice of capital investments, Corporate bonds, Risk Management, Corporate restructuring, Sustainable growth frameworks.
Indicative Student Workload
|Full Time||Part Time|
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|Private Study||42||42||Mode of Delivery|
This module is delivered through a mix of interactive teaching sessions including lectures, tutorials, case studies and group work.
||Learning Outcomes Assessed|
|Component 1 ||1,2,3,4|
|Component 2 ||1,2,3,4,5|
Component 2 is an examination
Component 1 is a risk profile coursework.
|1.||ARNOLD, G., 2013. Corporate financial management. 5th ed. Harlow: Pearson's. <I>ebook</I>|
|2.||BREALEY, R.A., MYERS, S.C. and ALLEN, F., 2014. Principles of corporate finance. 11th ed. Maidenhead: McGraw-Hill.|
|3.||DAMODARAN,A., 2011. Applied corporate finance. 3rd ed. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.|
|4.||LUMBY, S. and JONES, C., Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice 8th edition ebook|
|5.||PIKE, R. and NEALE, B., 2009. Corporate Finance: Decisions and Strategies 6th ed. Harlow: Prentice Hall. ebook|
|6.||Berk, J.B. and DeMarzo, P.M., 2014. <I>Corporate finance - the core.</I> 3rd ed. Boston: Pearson.|