Unit details

MAF764 - Advanced Corporate Finance

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:J Zhang
Prerequisite:

MAF703 and MAF759.  Minimum standard expected in the prerequisites is a Distinction.

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MAF903

Contact hours: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit involves a thorough examination of corporate finance theory, including topics such as corporate governance, capital structure, payout policy, real options, initial public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and investment valuation. The unit will give students a thorough grounding in the academic and professional literature relevant to these topics.

Assessment

Written Assignment 1 (Group/2 Students) 1000 words 20%, Written Assignment 2 (Critical Essay, Individual), 2000-3000 words 30%, Examination 2 hours 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1260$1260$2875$3589

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.


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