Master Program in Logistics and Financial Management

Advanced Financial Management(LFM 511)

Course Code Course Name Semester Theory Practice Lab Credit ECTS
LFM 511 Advanced Financial Management 1 3 0 0 3 6
Prerequisites
Admission Requirements
Language of Instruction English
Course Type Compulsory
Course Level Masters Degree
Course Instructor(s) Zeynep ŞENER zsener@gsu.edu.tr (Email)
Assistant
Objective The objective of the course is to review the fundamental concepts and techniques of financial management such as financial analysis, financial forecasting, valuation of corporate securities, portfolio theory, and measure of portfolio performance. A basic knowledge of these techniques is required for proper decision making and improving the financial performance of firms.
Content Overview of financial statements, Financial ratio analysis, Financial forecasting, Financial planning, Time value of money, Risk and rates of return, Portfolio selection, Basics of options markets and option valuation
Course Learning Outcomes
Teaching and Learning Methods Lecture; problem sessions; discussion; self study.
References Higgins, R.C., Analysis for Financial Management, Fourth Edition, Irwin, 1995.
Weston, J.F., Brigham, E.F., Essentials of Managerial Finance, Ninth Edition, The Dryden Press, 1990.
Fleisher, G.A., Introduction to Engineering Economy, PWS Publishing Company, Boston, 1994.
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Theory Topics
Week Weekly Contents
1 Introduction to Managerial Finance, Overview of Financial Statements
2 Financial Statements
3 Financial Ratio Analysis
4 Financial Ratio Analysis
5 Depreciation Methods
6 Financial Planning
7 Financial Forecasting
8 Midterm Exam
9 Capital Budgeting Techniques, Investment Decisions
10 Risk Analysis in Investment Decisions
11 Modern Portfolio Theory
12 Evaluation of Stocks and Bonds
13 Basics of Options Markets and Option Valuation
14 Project Presentations
Practice Topics
Week Weekly Contents
Contribution to Overall Grade
  Number Contribution
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade 2 50
Contribution of final exam to overall grade 1 50
Toplam 3 100
In-Term Studies
  Number Contribution
Assignments 0 0
Presentation 0 0
Midterm Examinations (including preparation) 1 30
Project 1 20
Laboratory 0 0
Other Applications 0 0
Quiz 0 0
Term Paper/ Project 0 0
Portfolio Study 0 0
Reports 0 0
Learning Diary 0 0
Thesis/ Project 0 0
Seminar 0 0
Other 0 0
Toplam 2 50
No Program Learning Outcomes Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 X
2 X
3 X
4 X
5 X
6 X
7 X
8
9 X
10 X
11 X
12 X
13 X
14 X
15 X
Activities Number Period Total Workload
Class Hours 13 3 39
Working Hours out of Class 13 2 26
Assignments 0 0 0
Presentation 1 5 5
Midterm Examinations (including preparation) 1 20 20
Project 1 25 25
Laboratory 0 0 0
Other Applications 0 0 0
Final Examinations (including preparation) 1 25 25
Quiz 0 0 0
Term Paper/ Project 0 0 0
Portfolio Study 0 0 0
Reports 0 0 0
Learning Diary 0 0 0
Thesis/ Project 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
Total Workload 140
Total Workload / 25 5,60
Credits ECTS 6
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