Provides coverage of contemporary business and equity valuation approaches together with development of the tools, such as estimating discount rates, to undertake valuations. A range of discounted cash flow and relative valuation models are applied in a top-down valuation process that considers the drivers of value.
Topic 1 Valuation and value creation
Topic 2 Returns and growth
Topic 3 Cost of capital
Topic 4 Valuation approaches I
Topic 5 Valuation approaches II
Topic 6 Analysing performance
Topic 7 Forecasting
Topic 8 Continuing value
Topic 9 Interpreting results
Topic 10 Relative valuation
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Evaluate and appraise alternative valuation approaches||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|2||Discuss and analyse key value drivers||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||Estimate the cost of capital and critique issues surrounding this process||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||Value a company and its shares||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2015 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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