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Course Overview

Multinational corporations face a range of risks in an international setting, including exchange rate, political and financing risk.  The course considers the complexities of financial management in these settings. It aims to develop students understanding and ability to apply finance theory to international financial management.  
This course will develop student skills in the analysis of issues including globalisation and the multinational corporation; foreign exchange markets and exchange rate determination; international capital markets, debt and banking; risk management and foreign currency derivative securities

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No

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

  • One of AC2026 Business Finance (Passed) or AC2030 Business Finance (Passed) or FI2002 Business Finance (Passed) or FI2004 Finance 2: Business Finance (Passed) or FI2030 Business Finance (Passed) or Master Of Arts In Financial Economics
  • Either Programme Level 3 or Programme Level 4
  • Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied)
  • One of PO2504 Understanding Statistics (Passed) or PO2507 Understanding Statistics (Passed) or PO2508 Understanding Statistics (Passed) or Master Of Arts In Financial Economics

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Course Description

The designed structure of the course intends to enable the student to acquire and develop the following skills and knowledge relating to the subject matter of the course; intellectual skills concerning the student’s abilities in analysing key ideas and concepts introduced during the course, practical skills in the student’s abilities in participating in the course, and transferable skills pertaining to the continuing development of skills and abilities that can be easily be drawn on in the contexts of future study and work.

Contact Teaching Time

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Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers

Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

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Course Learning Outcomes

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