The course is included in these curricula and study modules
The course takes place in period
3 (2020-01-01 to 2020-03-22)
Type of course
Cycle/level of course
Recommended year of study
Total number of ECTS
At the end of the course the student is
- understand the finance perspective on
organizations as opposed to the accounting
- be able to prepare financial calculations to
- understand the functioning of financial
markets and their effect on organizations
- be able to analyze pros and cons of different
- understand current events on the financial
The aim of the course is to give a detailed
understanding of financial tools for decision
making in organizations.
The course also covers collaboration skills:
students must work in groups to produce reports
or assignments that are presented to the class.
The financial perspective
Risk and return
Discounting cash flows
The financial markets and main instrument types
Interest rates and currencies
Cost of capital and funding alternatives
Prerequisites and co-requisites
The course Introduction to Financial Management,
Företagsekonomins grunder or equivalent
Previous course names
Financial Markets and Services
Recommended or required reading
The course literature is not limited to the
literature listed below. The student can freely
use alternative literature with similar
Principles of Corporate Finance
Brealey, Myers, Allen 889p
McGrawHill, Latest edition
Andrén, N. (2003). Finansiering ([11. uppl.].).
Malmö: Liber Ekonomi.
Material relevant to each individual topic,
published by financial market actors, government
bodies, regulators etc.
- Lectures - 32 hours
- Project- and production work/artistic activities - 53 hours
- Individual studies - 50 hours
- Total workload of the course: 135 hours
- Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
- Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours
Mode of Delivery
Participation in tuition
- Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
- Essays, reports, productions and portfolio
The group assignment gives 40 points.
The individual assignment gives 40 points.
Attendance at lectures gives 10 points.
Presentation gives 10 points.
Groups are assigned by the teacher.
Copy-pasting or other forms of plagiarism will
lead to failure in the course.
Grade given for an assignment cannot be improved
on, but a failed report can be resubmitted.
Missing the deadline will reduce grade by 1.
Home page of the course
No limit (79 students enrolled)
Assignments valid until
12 months after course has ended
The timetable of the course
Some sessions may be dropped during the period
students work on their reports. Dates to be
announced during the course.
Course enrolment period
2019-12-24 to 2020-01-08
- Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
- Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
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|2020-03-03||09:15 - 10:45||D4106||Corporate Finance||Stenius Andreas|
|2020-03-05||10:30 - 12:00||D4106||Corporate Finance||Stenius Andreas|
|2020-03-10||09:15 - 10:45||B518||Corpporate Finance||Stenius Andreas|
|2020-03-10||12:30 - 14:00||F143||Corpporate Finance||Stenius Andreas|