Investment and Financing
level of course unit
first cycle, Bachelor
Learning outcomes of course unit
know and understand the methods of capital budgeting and financial accounts;
be able to apply this knowledge to real situations.
prerequisites and co-requisites
This lecture will provide students with insight into investing and financing issues. It will cover financial goals and decision criteria, tasks and content of investment planning, statistical investment calculation procedures, dynamic investment calculation procedures, problems of uncertainty in investment decisions, financing forms and systematization, long-term credit financing, short-term debt financing, and equity financing. The content of the lecture will be illustrated and supported with practical case studies.
recommended or required reading
Busse, F.-J.: Grundlagen der betrieblichen Finanzwirtschaft, München, 2003.
Perridon, L. u. M. Steiner: Finanzwirtschaft der Unternehmung, 16 Aufl,. München, 2012.
assessment methods and criteria
Written exam and/or scientific paper and/or presentation
language of instruction
number of ECTS credits allocated
planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, group work, presentation and task discussion
semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered
name of lecturer(s)
Prof. (FH) Dr. Georg Plötz
year of study
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