Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

AB102 / AB1201 Financial Management

Acad Unit: 3
Pre-requisite: NIL

Course Description:

The objective of this course is to provide business and accounting students with a broad understanding of all the important financial principles, concepts, and analytical tools. This is a first course in finance and is compulsory for all business and accounting students. It is essential for all business and accounting undergraduates to have a good understanding of the various financial issues faced by a firm. This requires the understanding and analysis of financial statements, fundamental concepts such as the time value of money, risk and return, corporate financing choices, and investment analysis. For the banking and finance students it is important that they have a good grounding in this course in order to better prepare themselves for other advanced finance courses.