Module Identifier AC33010  
Academic Year 2007/2008  
Co-ordinator Ms Megan R Williams  
Semester Semester 1  
Mutually Exclusive This module is not available to Acc Fin students  
Course delivery Lecture   15 Hours.  
  Seminars / Tutorials   4 Hours.  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Exam2 Hours  80%
Semester Assessment Assessed coursework20%
Supplementary Exam2 Hours  100%

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:


The module aims to provide:

Brief description

The module is concerned with the role of financial strategy in the investing, financing and resource allocation decisions within an organisation. It provides a broader understanding of the way in which the appropriate use of financial strategy can add value to the overall corporate strategy used by an organisation. The relevant theories of corporate finance are also addressed.


Main topics:

Reading Lists

** Recommended Text
Bender, R and Ward, K (2002) Corporate Financial Strategy 2nd edition. Butterworth Heinemann, (1st edition 1993)
Brealey, R A and Myers, S C (2002) Principles of Corporate Finance 7th edition. McGraw Hill. (sixth edition 2000)
Ross, A S, Westerfield R & W, Jaffe J (2004) Corporate Finance 7th edition. McGraw Hill. (sixth edition 2001)


This module is at CQFW Level 6