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This course ensure students understand why companies behave the way they do with respect to financing choices and how this interacts with financial markets, with particular reference to the petroleum and energy industries. The course covers Investment Appraisal Techniques Employed in Petroleum Industry, Risk Analysis, Portfolio Theory and the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM)
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
1. Course Introduction
2. The Capital Asset Pricing Model and Discounted Cash Flow Analysis
3. Real Options
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
Modelling of an investment appraisal (40%)
2000-word essay on the investment appraisal (60%)
Alternative Resit Arrangements for students taking course in Academic Year 2020/21
Resit: 1,500 word essay (100%)
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Understand||Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the nature and purpose of the three major financial statements including accounting conventions that underpin these statements|
|Conceptual||Apply||Critically evaluate the uses and limitations of the financial statements in relation to decision making|
|Conceptual||Understand||Explain the role of financial managers and accountants and be able to identify the qualities that make accounting information useful for the energy industry.|