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MAF203 - Business Finance

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

T Ang

Prerequisite:MAF101
Corequisite:

For students commencing courses M300, M307, D301, D313, D317, D321, D322, D325, D338, D366 or D388 from T1 2016: MAA103, MAE101, MAF101, MIS171, MLC101, MMK101, MMM132, MWL101.

Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class and 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Content

The focus of the unit is the finance function of a typical firm. The finance manager's role in financial decisions is emphasised. Topics include: valuation concepts; risk and rates of return; capital budgeting and project evaluation; working capital management; capital structure; cost of capital; and dividend policy.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Individual): Online Test 5%,

Assessment 2 (Individual): Online Test 5%,

Assessment 3 (Group of 3 or 4): (3000 words) 30%,

Examination: (2 hours), 60%

Hurdle requirement achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination

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