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FINC410 Advanced International Financial Management

Uses various teaching methods to develop problem identification and problem-solving skills that are necessary in a modern multinational corporation.

Businesses are operating in an increasingly competitive global environment. Managing businesses either directly or indirectly exposed to international competition requires an understanding of currency risks and international financial markets. This paper aims at providing students with an in-depth knowledge of these issues.

Paper title Advanced International Financial Management
Paper code FINC410
Subject Finance
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2017
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,037.87
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Recommended Preparation
FINC 305
Contact
accountancyfinance@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed.
Paper Structure
The main areas covered are:
  • Currency markets
  • Currency risks
  • Currency derivatives and hedging decisions
  • Cross-border financing decisions
  • Cross-border investment decisions
  • International financial markets
  • Currency investment strategies
Teaching Arrangements
Lectures and tutorials.
Textbooks
Madura, International Financial Management, 10th ed., Thompson South-Western, 2009 (ISBN 13:978-1-4390-3833-8 or: 978-1-4390-3833-3).
Course outline
View the course outline for FINC 410
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • To provide an introduction to international finance theory
  • To teach students the practical issues faced by multinational firms related to international financial management
  • To review and synthesise the fundamental themes in international finance research
  • To explore the latest ideas for doing empirical research in international finance
After completing this paper, students should be able to:
  • Demonstrate an understanding of financial theory pertaining to international financial management and the use of financial instruments in the international context
  • Develop a frame of reference through which to identify, evaluate and solve financial problems pertaining to the broad area of international finance with or without complete information
  • Demonstrate the ability to present a set of ideas in a clear, concise and professional manner
  • Develop critical and analytical skills and the ability to work independently
  • Demonstrate communication and written skills

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Timetable

Not offered in 2017

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Uses various teaching methods to develop problem identification and problem-solving skills that are necessary in a modern multinational corporation.

Businesses are operating in an increasingly competitive global environment. Managing businesses either directly or indirectly exposed to international competition requires an understanding of currency risks and international financial markets. This paper aims at providing students with an in-depth knowledge of these issues.

Paper title Advanced International Financial Management
Paper code FINC410
Subject Finance
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2018
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Recommended Preparation
FINC 305
Contact
accountancyfinance@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed.
Paper Structure
The main areas covered are:
  • Currency markets
  • Currency risks
  • Currency derivatives and hedging decisions
  • Cross-border financing decisions
  • Cross-border investment decisions
  • International financial markets
  • Currency investment strategies
Teaching Arrangements
Lectures and tutorials.
Textbooks
Madura, International Financial Management, 10th ed., Thompson South-Western, 2009 (ISBN 13:978-1-4390-3833-8 or: 978-1-4390-3833-3).
Course outline
View the course outline for FINC 410
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • To provide an introduction to international finance theory
  • To teach students the practical issues faced by multinational firms related to international financial management
  • To review and synthesise the fundamental themes in international finance research
  • To explore the latest ideas for doing empirical research in international finance
After completing this paper, students should be able to:
  • Demonstrate an understanding of financial theory pertaining to international financial management and the use of financial instruments in the international context
  • Develop a frame of reference through which to identify, evaluate and solve financial problems pertaining to the broad area of international finance with or without complete information
  • Demonstrate the ability to present a set of ideas in a clear, concise and professional manner
  • Develop critical and analytical skills and the ability to work independently
  • Demonstrate communication and written skills

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Timetable

Not offered in 2018

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard