Last modified: 13 Sep 2021 10:45
This is an optional course at honours level for students interested in how companies finance their business activities and would be suitable for those students seeking to specialise in finance or corporate law. The course examines the law concerning the financing of companies of all sizes, from small and medium-sized companies to the largest public limited companies. Various forms of debt and equity finance will be considered, including share capital and raising finance on stock markets, unsecured borrowing, securitisations and secured finance.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
One or more of these courses have a limited number of places. Priority access will be given to students for whom this course is compulsory. Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for more details on this process.
To examine and critically assess key issues in corporate finance law.
Main Learning Outcomes: At the end of the course the student should obtain:
Subject-Specific Skills and Concepts
Students will be able to:
Key Skills (Transferable)
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1x 2000 word essay (30%)
2 questions 48 hours exam (70%)
resit: 48 hours exam (100%)
Alternative Resit Arrangements
48 hour written exam (100%)
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Remember||ILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.|