ADVANCE FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ( GE31903 ) MAIN REFERENCE Block, Hirt, Danielsen. 2009. Foundations of Financial Management, Thirteenth Edition. USA : McGraw-Hill.
OTHER REFERENCES …..
Brigham, Eugene F. and Houston, Joel F. 2007. Essentials of Financial Management. USA: Thompson Learning.
Keown, Martin, Petty. 2011. Foundations of Finance, Seventh Edition. USA: Prentice Hall International Inc.
Keown, Martin, Petty, Scott, Jr. 2008. Foundations of Finance-The Logic and Practice of Financial Management, Sixth Edition. USA: Prentice Hall International Inc.
Lasher, R., William. 2008. Financial Management: A Practical Approach, 5 th Edition. USA: South-Western.
OTHER REFERENCES …..
There are several websites which are immensely helpful for the course’ learning. The followings are the websites:
Stock Exchange: http://www.bursamalaysia.com
Security Commission : http://www.sc.gov.my
Bank Negara Malaysia : http://www.bnm.gov.my
Treasury : http://www.treasury.gov.my
Emerald Management Extra, Emerald Publishing UK
EbsCohost Research Databases
All of the above named databases are accessible at http://www.ums.edu.my/library/indexbm.htm
This course provides insight into the following advance topics in financial management: working capital management, accounts receivable & inventory management, cash and marketable securities management, short and long term financing decisions, analysis and impact of leverage, risk management, dividend policy, and international business finance among others.
Understand the concept of working capital management, long-term financing, leverage, and dividend policy (C2).
Explain the tools and techniques of managing the working capital, capital structure and financing in the firm (C3, CTPS: P2, A3).
Apply decision-making techniques in managing working capital, current assets, financing, and leverage of the firm (C4, CTPS: P3, TS, A3).
Student acquires necessary skills through:
Critical thinking skil l- student is required to undertake a research on issues pertaining to Islamic Wealth Planning and Management.
Interview skills – student is required to face an interview on their project paper and overall course.
Communication skill - student will have a chance to enhance their communication skill through interaction on online.
Leadership skill- group project.
TEACHING-LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT STRATEGY
Lectures, Tutorials Midterm Examination and Final Examination
Project-Based learning Interview and Assessment of Group Project