1. Principles of finance, decision making and accounting
2. Goals, Governance and legal form of the Firm
3. Investment calculus, NPV method
4. Internal rate of return and Payback period rule
5. Financing forms, Equity/Debt Issuing
6. Risk and Return
7. Portfolio Theory
9. Capital Structure and WACC

Learning outcomes
Participants of this Course are familiar with different investment methods and learn how to make decisions under certainty employing the most prevalent methods from practice. Moreover, they know the most important funding sources of companies and are able to price common securities employing basic methods.
Participants of the accompanying tutorials work successfully in teams and are able to present exercises in a clear and convincing manner.

Necessary prerequisites

Recommended prerequisites

Forms of teaching and learningContact hoursIndependent study time
Lecture2 SWS5 SWS
Exercise class1 SWS4 SWS
ECTS Credits6
Form of assessmentWritten exam (90 min.)
Restricted admissionno
Further information
Dr. Thomas Johann
Dr. Jiri Tresl
OfferingFall semester
Duration of module 1 semester
Preliminary course work
Graded yes