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AFW2780 - Corporate finance A

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Business and Economics

Leader: Mr Jean Struweg


South Africa Second semester 2007 (Day)


An introduction to the principles of corporate finance. The unit addresses the following fundamental areas of finance: An introduction to corporate finance and financial management; an introduction to working with financial statements; the principles of time value of money and valuation of future cash flows and an introduction to capital budgeting principles and its relationship with the future cash flow valuation.


The learning objectives of this unit are to:


Assignment (2,000 words): 20%
Test: 20%
Examination (3 hours): 60%.

Contact hours

One 2-hour lecture and one 1-hour tutorial