ACC40700 Strategic Corporate Finance

Academic Year 2020/2021

Financial managers need to decide what investments their organisations should make, and how their organisations should pay for those investments. This course explores the answers to these two questions by studying the formulation of corporate financial strategy, financing decisions, and investment decisions and project control.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this module participants should be able to:- discuss potential strategic financial objectives, and the relationships among and constraints on the elements of financial strategy;- evaluate the financial strategies and objectives of an organization and the extent of their attainment;- evaluate the financing requirements of an organization and strategies for meeting those requirements;- discuss the treasury function, and its role and management;- evaluate investment choices, and opportunities for merger, acquisition and divestment;

Indicative Module Content:

Financial managers need to decide what investments their organisations should make, and how their organisations should pay for those investments. This course explores the answers to these two questions by studying the formulation of corporate financial strategy, financing decisions, and investment decisions and project control.

Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures

24

Small Group

1

Specified Learning Activities

60

Autonomous Student Learning

74

Total

159

Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.


Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
 
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Continuous Assessment: Various Varies over the Trimester n/a Standard conversion grade scale 40% No

30

Examination: Terminal examination 2 hour End of Trimester Exam No Standard conversion grade scale 40% No

70


Carry forward of passed components
No
 
Resit In Terminal Exam
Spring Yes - 2 Hour
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Group/class feedback, post-assessment

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Name Role
Jack Massey Lecturer / Co-Lecturer
Dr Fanis Tsoligkas Subject Extern Examiner

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