Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 3-hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
|Prerequisites:|| Acceptance into the Master of Accounting or ACCT90012 Corporate Reporting (or equivalent) and 333-641 Financial Management (or equivalent). |
Study Period Commencement:
Semester 1, Semester 2
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry.
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CoordinatorProf Greg Clinch
This subject examines the use of financial statements for the fundamental valuation of listed and non-listed entities. Fundamental analysis will be examined in detail and applied to valuation projects involving local and multinational companies. This subject is built around the use of residual earnings as a means of determining the intrinsic value of an entity using only accounting data. It explores the relation between the residual income valuation model, discounted cash flow valuation methods and dividend discount model. It also refers to EVA as a parallel valuation methodology. The subject will also consider forecasting firms' future performance and how it determines the firm’s price/earnings and market to book ratios.
|Objectives:||On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to: |
Note: Successful completion of this subject requires a pass (50%) in the final exam.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills: |
Students who have completed ACCT30006 Business and Financial Analysis should take an elective in place of ACCT90008 Acc.Information and Security Valuation.
Graduate Certificate in Business Forensics |
Master of Accounting
Master of Accounting
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