International Summer School

Economics

Session 2

Corporate Finance  - Financial Strategic Planning
Module Code: IS222
Level: 5
Field trip fee: £45
Prerequisite: a basic principles of finance module and some knowledge of algebra and maths
2017 Syllabus [PDF]
This module introduces you to applied and practical approaches to finance, including financial principles, analysing the capital structure of companies, valuation techniques to assess strategic decisions such as mergers and acquisitions or raising capital. You engage in the lively and stimulating debate about problems such as international tax (tax avoidance and allowances) and financial management of multinational corporations. You will also develop your understanding of corporate finance as a tool for making strategic decisions.