• Offered by Rsch Sch of Finance, Actuarial Studies & App Stats
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Specialist
  • Course subject Financial Management
  • Areas of interest Commerce, Finance
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Xianming Zhou
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2015
    Second Semester 2015
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Corporate Valuation is a “capstone” finance course that draws on core corporate finance principles, theories and methods previously studies.  Students will work in teams to value an existing company, present their analysis and investment recommendation.  The techniques covered include discounted cash flow, multiple-based and asset-based valuations.  Because of the richness of the approach, most of the focus will be on discounted cash flow analysis.  While this entails more work and requires significant student initiative, this type of ‘learning by doing’ should provide a lasting framework.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students will:

  • Have attained a sound working knowledge of valuations essentials;
  • Be able to place a value on a company‚Äôs operations; and
  • Be able to use valuation tools to plan and monitor key corporate decisions.

Other Information

See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available. 

Indicative Assessment

  • Assignment 1 - 15%
  • Assignment 2 - 15%
  • Case Report 1 - 15%
  • Case Report 2 - 15%
  • Final Examination - 40%

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Workload

At least three contact hours per week (a two hour lecture and a one hour tutorial) plus private study time.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed STAT7055, FINM7006, FINM7007 and BUSN7008.You are not able to enrol in this course if you have completed FINM3005.

Specialisations

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $3414
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $4350
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
2559 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
2550 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person N/A

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