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Financial modelling ( 6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL)


Leader: Paul Lajbcygier (semester 1), Daisy Seng (semester 2)

Clayton First semester 2005 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2005 (Day)
Clayton Summer 2005 (Day)

Synopsis: This unit is designed to introduce students to the practical application of financial modelling using modern computer tools. It covers both financial theory and modelling and computer modelling methodology, DCF analysis, risk measurement, shareholder value analysis, spreadsheet modelling, transfer pricing, capital planning and financing, activity-based costing, accounts receivable and inventory, statement analysis and forecasting.

Assessment: Assignment and class tests: 40% + Examination (2 hours): 60% + Students must pass the examination in order to pass the unit.

Contact Hours: One 2-hour lecture and one 1-hour laboratory per week

Corequisites: BUS9530

Prohibitions: BUS4030, BUS3030, GCO5802, BUS5003