18 NQF credits at
HEQSF level 7
Convener: E Chamisa
Course entry requirements:
A pass in MAM1010F/S or an equivalent course, a pass in
STA1000F/S or an equivalent course, a pass in ACC1006F/S (or ACC1106F) or an
This course introduces financial management in a corporate
environment. The course has two primary objectives: Firstly, to expose students
to the financial aspects of business, financial markets, and the environment in
which businesses operate. The second objective is to equip students with the
decision-making skills required by modern financial managers.
This course gives students a comprehensive foundation in the
discipline and covers key decision-making skills such as the valuation of
future cash flows and risk, capital budgeting decisions, the working capital
environment and financing decisions, and corporate risk management.
A minimum weighted average of at least 40% for class
test(s)/assignments and other coursework and a minimum of 80% for tutorial
submission and tutorial attendance. Further specific details are included in
the course documentation.
Tests and assignments 40%; final examination 60%.
Last updated : 10 Apr 2019