ABOUT THE MODULE
In order to meet the demanding world for students not able to attend classes all the time due to commitments or geographical issues we have decided to expand our offering to cater for all students as we strive to keep up with the Fourth Industrial Revolution(4IR). Due to COVID-19 pandemic venue based classes have been temporarily suspended. We offering Zoom online classroom, consultation via Zoom and videos to ensure that you have all the resources you need on your journey to be a graduate.
The aim of this module is to help student gain insight into investment decisions; financing decisions; optimal capital budget; target capital structure; dividend theory and dividend policy. The skills acquired enables the student to be a valuable asset to the organization they belong to as these are the critical activities in maximizing the value of the firm.
For this module you will need the prescribed textbook Gitman, LJ. 2010. Principles of managerial finance: Global and Southern African perspectives. Cape Town: Pearson South Africa. The choice of the calculator is up to you whether its SHARP or HP. As we go through the curriculum the lecturer will show you the steps to use both calculators.
STUDY UNIT 1: Capital Budgeting Cash Flows
STUDY UNIT 2: Capital Budgeting Techniques
STUDY UNIT 3: Overview of the Cost of Capital
STUDY UNIT 4: Risk and Refinements in Capital Budgeting
STUDY UNIT 5: Leverage and Capital Structure
STUDY UNIT 6: Payout Policy
STUDY UNIT 7: Hybrid and Derivative Securities
STUDY UNIT 8: Mergers
We will cover at least four past papers and review current semester’s assignments. If students have other questions they encounter during revision they will get assistance as well.
NB! THE PURCHASE OF THIS MODULE GRANTS YOU ACCESS UNTIL YOU SIT FOR YOUR EXAMINATION FOR THE MODULE