Nivå/kategori

Yrkesstudier

Undervisningsspråk

Engelska

Kurstyp

Obligatorisk

Cykel/nivå

Yrkeshögskoleexamen

Rekommenderat studieår

2

Omfattning

5 sp

Kompetensmål

The aim of the course is to give a detailed understanding of the financial markets and the financial services industry. This relates to both instruments and structures as well as market participants and their roles.

Läranderesultat

At the end of the course the student is expected to - understand the functioning of financial markets - know the main financial instruments and their use - analyze pros and cons of different financial instruments - know the different counterparties, their roles and the functioning of the Financial Services Industry - analyze and discuss the main trends on the financial markets during recent years

Innehåll

- financial markets and structures - main financial instruments available, and their use - market counterparties and roles - the financial services industry - characteristics of the Finnish financial markets

Förkunskaper

The course Introduction to Financial Management or equivalent

Kursen ersätter följande kurser

none

Litteratur

The course literature is not limited to the literature listed below. The student can freely use alternative literature with similar contents. Principles of Corporate Finance Brealey, Myers, Allen 889p McGrawHill, Latest edition Material relevant to each individual topic, published by financial market actors, government bodies, regulators etc.

Studieaktiviteter

  • Föreläsningar - 25 timmar
  • Basgruppsarbete - 15 timmar
  • Projekt- och produktionsarbete/konstnärlig verksamhet - 40 timmar
  • Självstudier - 54 timmar

Arbetsbelastning

  • Kursens totala antal arbetstimmar: 134 timmar
  • Varav självstyrda studieformer: 134 timmar
  • Varav schemalagda studier: 0 timmar

Undervisningsform

Närundervisning

Examinationsformer

Essä, rapporter, produktioner och portfolio

Examinationskrav

No mandatory attendance at lectures Mandatory attendance at 50% of presentations Group assignment: In groups of 3 students, prepare a written report or essay on a selected topic. Minimum 12 pages of text (+ title page, index, list of sources etc). Presentation of the report to the class Discussion after presentations Report stands for 80% of the grade, presentation 20% Groups are assessed as one unit and every member in a group gets the same grade. Teacher allocates members to groups. Each group prepares an individual report: direct copy-pasting will lead to failure. Grade given cannot be improved on, but a failed report can be resubmitted. Missing the deadline will reduce grade by 1.

Lärare

Stenius Andreas

Examinator

Stenius Andreas

Kursens hemsida

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Antal kursplatser

Ingen begränsning

Delprestation i kraft till

12 månader efter kursens slutdatum

Examinationsformer

Datum meddelas senare - Rapporter och produktioner

Kurs- och studieplansökning