Finance & Investment (E)
level of course unit
1. Study cycle, Bachelor
Learning outcomes of course unit
The students are able to:
•build up financial knowledge related to current financial technologies.
• understand and interpret financial articles.
• understand and classify current trends in practice.
• strengthen their analytical skills.
prerequisites and co-requisites
Course: Business Mathematics
• Valuation methods for bonds and shares as well as financing and investment deci-sions of companies (including discounting methods, e.g. net present value, internal rate of return)
• Interest rates and the significance of interest rate developments on international financial markets
• Valuation of bonds and shares
recommended or required reading
• Berk, Jonathan; DeMarzo, Peter: Corporate Finance. Pearson (latest edition)
• Brealey, Richard A.; Myers, Stewart C.; Allen. Franklin: Principles of Corporate Fi-nance. McGraw-Hill (latest international edition)
assessment methods and criteria
language of instruction
number of ECTS credits allocated
eLearning quota in percent
planned learning activities and teaching methods
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Prof. (FH) Dr. Peter Dietrich
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type of course unit
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