2020 unit information
Classes and seminars in Trimester 2, 2020 will be online.
Last updated: 2 June 2020
Pre-requisite: Must have passed five units in MAF202, MAF203, MAA250, MAE256, MAF307, MAF306, MAF308
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
1 x 3 hour seminar per week
*For Warrnambool on campus offering there will be a converged mode of delivery using CloudDeakin and face-to-face workshops.
Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 3 scheduled online seminars
This unit introduces students to issues in corporate governance; advanced capital budgeting; real options; valuations; equity and debt financing; capital structure; mergers and acquisitions; corporate restructuring and corporate risk management.
These are the Learning Outcomes (ULO) for this UnitAt the completion of this Unit, successful students can:
Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes
Apply broad and coherent theoretical and practical finance knowledge.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities
Communicate financial concepts and information effectively in oral and written forms to a broad range of audiences.
Evaluate and critically analyse financial information.
Identify solutions to a diverse range of authentic financial problems.
GLO5: Problem solving
Take personal responsibility for actions, self- reflect and critique own performance and identify and plan future professional development.
Engage effectively in different environments and contexts reflecting social, sustainable, ethical, economic and global perspectives.
These Unit Learning Outcomes are applicable for all teaching periods throughout the year
The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.
Hurdle requirement: Achieve at least 40% of the marks available on all assessment tasks. Successfully complete the professional literacy module to gain access to the assignment dropbox.
The texts and reading list for the unit can be found on the University Library via the link below: MAF302 Note: Select the relevant trimester reading list. Please note that a future teaching period's reading list may not be available until a month prior to the start of that teaching period so you may wish to use the relevant trimester's prior year reading list as a guide only.
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