Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast, Hong Kong Universal Ed
This unit will introduce you to the major concepts and analytical tools used in the theory and practice of financial management in a business organization. It is designed to provide you with an understanding of:
- The basis of finance concepts including interest rate and time value of money
- The application of time value of money in evaluating different financial assets such as bond and equity
- The scope and nature of the finance function and its role within management
This unit also develops your practical skills in identification and analysis of financial problems. Specifically, this unit explains the relationship between risk and returns while considers the role and objectives of financial management and capital budgeting. It introduces students to the role and function of the capital markets and the various sources of finance.
|Unit name||Financial Management|
|Faculty/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
|Discipline||Accounting and Corporate Governance|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 1||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International International International||Domestic Domestic Domestic Domestic|
|Launceston||Accelerated Study Period 3||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
|Cradle Coast||Semester 1||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Hong Kong Universal Ed||Semester 1||On-Campus||International|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Accelerated Study Period 3||13/9/2021||6/10/2021||28/10/2021||12/12/2021|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
- LO1: Explain the theoretical underpinnings and processes in financial decision making.
- LO2: Apply concepts to financial decisions that incorporate risk and return.
- LO3: Communicate professionally, in written form, financial information in a variety of business situations.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
BFA105, BFA106, BFA181, BFA208, BFA281, XPD108
1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week.
Online test (15%), Homework collection (10%), Written assignment (15%), Final exam (60%).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Titman et al 2016, Financial Management, Principles and Applications, 8 th edition, Pearson Australia. ISBN: 9781488617218
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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