The theory and application of why and how optimal corporate financial decisions are made. Designed to prepare students to develop leadership skills necessary for making value-changing financial decisions that maximise firm value.
This paper is designed to prepare students to develop leadership skills necessary to make value-changing financial decisions that maximise firm value.
|Paper title||Fundamentals of Corporate Finance|
|Teaching period||Semester 2 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$912.00|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- (BSNS 102 or BSNS 112) and (BSNS 107 or BSNS 115) and (BSNS 108 or BSNS 114)
- ACFI 201, ACCT 213, FINC 201
- Schedule C
- Teaching staff
- Teaching Arrangements
This paper is taught via lectures and tutorials.
- Fundamentals of Corporate Finance 3rd Edition, by Jonathan Berk, Peter DeMarzo, and Jarrad Harford, ISBN: 9781488607028 (2014).
- Course outline
- View the course outline for FINC 206
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Self-motivation.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will be able to:
- Analyse firm financial statements
- Evaluate financial decisions using tools based on the time value of money
- Apply different valuation techniques to shares and bonds
- Use capital budgeting to identify optimal investment decisions
- Develop the skills to conduct firm valuation
- Conduct analysis on firm long-term financing in the form of equity and debt
- Evaluate firm capital structure and payout policy
- Understand and evaluate mergers and acquisitions