Advanced Corporate Finance (3210AFE)

This course examines advanced aspects of corporate finance with an emphasis on the tools for practical application and the setting of strategy. Topics include the setting of firm objectives and governance, the management of corporate debt and equity and the setting of an optimal capital structure, the firm interactions with the market for corporate control, capital budgeting and the use of real options, financial distress and restructuring, optimal dividend policy and shareholder value, managerial remuneration and incentivisation, and ethics in corporate finance. Special attention is given to the increasing complexity of the actual business environment and departures from the assumptions of an ideal capital market. Prerequisites: 2201AFE Corporate Finance AND 2204AFE Financial Institutions Management AND 2206AFE Investment Analysis & Management Co-requisites: NIL Incompatible: NIL

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 3

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Gold Coast Trimester 2Nathan Trimester 1Nathan Trimester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (40641) Open Friday 08:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G11 3.56
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (44200) Open Friday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
G16 1.14
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (44199) Full Friday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
G16 1.12
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (40642) Open Tuesday 18:00 - 19:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N18 THEATRE 2
Central Theatres Complex
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (44203) Closed Tuesday 20:00 - 20:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
N53 0.60
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (44201) Tuesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
N53 0.65
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (10780) Wednesday 13:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
N25 0.06
Science 1 Building
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (14536) Wednesday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2 - 7, 8 - 12
N25 0.06
Science 1 Building
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (10779) Open Friday 17:00 - 18:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G42 1.04
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (14535) Open Friday 19:00 - 19:50
Weeks 2 - 7, 8 - 12
G42 1.04
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41556) Open Tuesday 18:00 - 19:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N18 THEATRE 2
Central Theatres Complex
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (44209) Open Tuesday 20:00 - 20:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
N53 0.60
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (44208) Closed Tuesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
N53 -1.22
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Workshop (44206) Tuesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
N53 0.65
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41555) Open Wednesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G06 2.05
Academic 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (44204) Wednesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
G01 3.25
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (44203) Open Wednesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2 - 5, 6 - 12
G11 3.59
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus