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Module Code: ACF301
Module Title: Business Finance
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 5.00
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM1
Originating Department: International Business School Suzhou
Pre-requisites: N/A
The aim of this module is to provide students with a fundamental understanding of the core theoretical aspects (and related empirical evidence) of Business Finance. It also provides students with the necessary skills to apply Business Finance approaches to real-world problems
Learning outcomes 
A. be able to identify and apply hedging tools and techniques for investment risk management;

B. have a sound understanding of important decisions financial managers make concerning corporate finance;

C. critically analyse the implications of liquidity for asset prices and corporate policies, and vice versa.
Method of teaching and learning 
Lectures and tutorial classes.

Forward and Futures Contracts

Warrants, Convertibles and Swaps

Foreign Exchange Market

Managing Financial Risk

Mergers and Acquisitions

Leasing contracts

Liquidity and Asset Pricing

Liquidity and Corporate Policies
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 26     13        150 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Final Exam 70.00
2 Group Assignment 30.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 6/6/2020 9:55:30 PM