Course Description.

The aim of the course is to analyze the primary issues in modern corporate financial management. The focus will be on the corporate practice (corporate financial policies) that will create value and maximize the wealth of shareholders. Also, it will be concerned with what financial managers do and why. The goal of this course is to develop the analytical skills for making a corporate investment with regards to financial decisions and risk analysis. This course will examine various theories including the concept of present value, the opportunity cost of capital, discounted cash flow analysis, a consortium of valuation techniques, issues between short & long term financial management, risk, and return, capital asset pricing model, capital budgeting, corporate capital structure and financing decisions, dividend policy, investment and financial decisions in the international context, including exchange rate/interest rate risk analysis, and issues of corporate governance and control. 

The learning approach adopted in this course will be online lectures and discussions, presentations, and assignments.