The course is included in these curricula and study modules
The course takes place in period
2 (2019-10-28 to 2019-12-31)
Type of course
Cycle/level of course
Recommended year of study
Total number of ECTS
The aim of the course is to teach the student detailed knowledge of the contents and structure of financial statements as well as helping the student to understand how to analyze and draw conclusions based on these.
At the end of the course the student is familiar with the contents of financial statements, is able to perform analysis and can discuss these in a professional context.
The main financial statements are covered in detail: Income Statement Balance Sheet Cash Flow analysis Official statements of listed companies are analyzed in detail.
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Introduction to Financial Management or equivalent.
Previous course names
Financial Statements and Taxation.
Recommended or required reading
The course literature is not limited to the literature listed below. The student can freely use alternative literature with similar contents. Financial & Managerial Accounting Horngren, Harrison, Oliver 1190p Pearson, Latest edition Comprehensive Guide on How to Read a Financial Report : Wringing Vital Signs Out of the Numbers Tracy, John A. Tracy, Tage, 350p John Wiley & Sons, 2014 Available in ebrary
- Lectures - 24 hours
- Individual studies - 111 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
Written final Exam + two individual assignments: Exam, 1-60p Assignment 1, 1-20p Assignment 2, 1-20p Grading: 90-100 points -> 5 80-89 points -> 4 70-79 points -> 3 60-69 points -> 2 50-59 points -> 1 Below 50 -> fail Cheating is not tolerated. Submitting assignments late is not allowed.
Home page of the course
No limit (88 students enrolled)
Assignments valid until
12 months after course has ended
Course enrolment period
2019-10-14 to 2019-10-27
- Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
- Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
|2019-10-29||12:00 - 15:00||D4107-08||Financial Analysis||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2019-11-07||09:15 - 12:15||F143||Financial Analysis||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2019-11-12||12:00 - 15:00||D4107-08||Financial Analysis||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2019-11-21||13:00 - 16:00||F143||Financial Analysis||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2019-11-28||12:30 - 15:30||D4107-08||Financial Analysis||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2019-12-03||12:00 - 15:00||D4106||Financial Analysis||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2019-12-17||12:00 - 14:00||E383||Financial Analysis||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2019-12-17||12:00 - 14:00||F365||Financial Analysis||Karlsson Hanne|
|2020-01-08||09:00 - 12:00||E385||Financial Analysis - re-exam 1||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2020-01-08||09:00 - 12:00||E383||Financial Analysis - re-exam 1||Pehrsson Patrik|
|2020-03-27||12:30 - 14:30||Financial Analysis - re-exam 2 (itsLearning / Online)||Pehrsson Patrik|