[ 514INFIFFMK21 ] KS Fundamentals of Financial Management

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Business Administration Helmut Pernsteiner 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme International Business Administration 2021W
Objectives This course provides an introduction to the financial management of enterprises. It will analyze the financial decisions made in a company. The students will acquire knowledge of the internal and external sources of financing and the process of raising capital for both private and public companies. They learn how to use project evaluation tools like NPV and IRR, and apply them to the evaluation of an investment opportunity. The students will get to know how to apply the basic tools of finance on investment and financing decisions.
Subject Clarification of the following basic terms will be covered:

  • Overview of Financial Management
  • Sources of Financing, Raising Capital
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Risk and Working Capital Management
  • Capital Structure Decisions
  • Value Management
Criteria for evaluation Participation and Exam
Methods Literature study, lectures, presentation and discussion
Language English
Study material To be announced
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 100
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority