llsmg2051  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Note from June 29, 2020
Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
5 credits
30.0 h

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2019-2020
Main themes
The following themes in the field of corporate finance will be addressed: - Introduction to finance and presentation of the financial system; - Decision making under uncertainty; - Analysis and evaluation of investment projects; - Analysis and evaluation of basic financial assets; - The financing structure

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 This course aims at providing the students with the core elements of the financial analysis. By completing the course successfully, the student will be able to place the financial decision problems of a company in a theoretical framework, and to develop a coherent reasoning in order to understand and solve those problems rationally (asset valuation, financial structure, etc).

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Content: After introducing the basic financial concepts and decision making under uncertainty, the course will deal with the main financial decisions that a company has to face (financing decision, investment decision, dividend policy, etc.). Methods: Lectures and practical sessions where the students will be given the opportunity to solve case studies and exercises.
Other information
Evaluation : Class participation and written examination, in French or English Support : Slides provided through icampus References : Provided during the class
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [60] in Management (shift schedule)