Professional studies

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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give the student advanced knowledge of the topic to the point where the student can independently perform calculations and prepare material for decision making in a real business situation.

Learning outcomes

The student is able to carry out advanced investment calculations and analyze funding needs and alternatives. The course builds upon the basic skills obtained in Finance.

Course contents

Investment calculations
Funding alternatives
Cost of funding
Reporting for decision making

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Finance or similar

Previous course names


Additional information

published on itslearning

Recommended or required reading

Bodie Z & Merton R: Finance
Brealey R & Myers S: Principles of Corporate Finance

Latest available edition

Study activities

  • Lectures - 43 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 40 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 30 hours
  • Individual studies - 20 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Mini-assignments, final report and presentation. Mandatory attendance at presentations.


  • Stenius Andreas
  • Rehn Jan-Peter


Stenius Andreas

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

published on itslearning

Assessment methods

  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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