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Capital Investment & Financing

level of course unit

First cycle, Bachelor

Learning outcomes of course unit

Students are able to:
 define the fundamentals of investment, financing and risk management and apply these
fundamentals in examples.
 calculate the financing requirments.
 describe the fundamentals of credit deals as well as the handling of loans and risk mitigation
of credit institutuions.
 assess economic aspects of investments.
 apply common methods of capital budgeting in day-to-day working life.

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

 Introduction to financing
 Economic business processes (investment, financing and risk management)
 Differences in financing requirements: businesses, public and private budgets
 Structure and legal fundamentals of credit deals of credit institutions
 Supply of credit to credit markets
 European Central Bank
 Implementation and handling of credit deals, e.g. types of credit
 Assessment and analysis of businesses
 Securities for loans, credit agreement and credit decisions
 Introduction to capital budgeting
 Targets and tasks of modern capital budgeting
 Fundamentals of business-related investment decisions
 Static procedures of capital budgeting
 Dynamic procedures of capital budgeting

recommended or required reading

 Grill, Perczynski, Grill (2014): Wirtschaftslehre des Kreditwesens,Bildungsverlag Eins Troisdorf
 Warnecke, et al. (1996): Wirtschaftlichkeitsrechnung für Ingenieure, 3. Aufl., Carl Hanser
Verlag München
 Däumler, Grabe (2014): Grundlagen der Investitions- und Wirtschaftlichkeitsrech-nung, nwb
Verlag Herne
 Kruschwitz (2011): Investitionsrechnung, 13. Aufl., Oldenbourg Verlag München
 Bestmann (2008): Kompendium der Betriebswirtschaftslehre, 11. Aufl., Olden-bourg Verlag
 Wöhe, Döring (2013): Einführung in die Allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre, 25. Aufl., Vahlen
Verlag München

assessment methods and criteria


language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Integrated course

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Director of Studies

year of study

Second year of studies

recommended optional program components

not applicable

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

In-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable