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BU5962: ENERGY FINANCE (2021-2022)

Last modified: 22 Oct 2021 10:55


Course Overview

Indicative Content

Key accounting concepts,

 Financial reporting,

 Financial statements

Financial analysis

 A framework for analysis

 Accounting ratio analysis

 Common size analysis

 Stock market ratios

 Credit ratings

 Z scores

Forecasting

A framework for forecasting

Parameter estimation

Financial forecasting models

Issues in analysis

The links between the stock market and accounting

International Energy accounting issues

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Third Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mr Mark Whittington

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)
  • Either Master of Business Administration in Energy Management or Independent Subject Study In Energy Management

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Indicative Content

Key accounting concepts,

 Financial reporting,

 Financial statements

Financial analysis

 A framework for analysis

 Accounting ratio analysis

 Common size analysis

 Stock market ratios

 Credit ratings

 Z scores

Forecasting

A framework for forecasting

Parameter estimation

Financial forecasting models

Issues in analysis

The links between the stock market and accounting

International Energy accounting issues


In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 2 Seminars during University weeks 45, 47
  • 10 Seminars during University week46

More Information about Week Numbers


Summative Assessments

Alternative Assessment

3,000-word Report (100%)

Alternative Resit Assessment

3,000-word Report (100%)

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
FactualRememberILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.

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