Ad Hoc Workshops hosted, no tutorials.
18 NQF credits at HEQSF level 8
Convener: L Pitt
Course entry requirements:
A combined average of at least 60% for FTX3044F and FTX3045S.
The course objectives are: 1. To give students experience in analysing and solving a range of practical real-life problems involving the application of finance concepts. 2. To expose students to real-life problems facing finance managers and other finance professionals. 3. To bridge the gap between university corporate finance theory and corporate finance practice.
In this course student are exposed to advanced issues in corporate finance from both a practical and theoretical perspective. Academically, the course builds on the theoretical foundation laid in the prerequisite earlier courses. However, this course takes a more application-orientated approach, and is therefore largely case-study based.
2 lectures per week, Monday, Thursday, both 7th & 8th periods.
Satisfactory progress in the assignments and mid-term test.
Coursework (including tests and assignments) 40%; final examination 60%.
Last updated : 10 Apr 2019
Staff Members on this course :
Mr. Lucian Pitt