|Number of hours||45hrs|
The material in this course complements the elements of finance covered in the Working Capital course. Students will learn about the context of the finance function, including its role, its relationship to accounting and to economics and the range of career opportunities. The course introduces students to time-value-of-money calculations for common financial decisions. Students are required to assess and report on financing decisions, make-or-buy decisions, lease-or-buy decisions, as well as investing decisions. This work is to make use of relevant data, tax or legal information, calculations and software.