MUH 270 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Financial Management
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
MUH 270
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
4

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The purpose of this course is to provide students with the relevant and detailed information about the main principles of financial management and to develop the ability of students in making financial decisions in a risky environment of business life. To achieve this purpose the students will be able to use various methods which are useful for making decisions about capital structure, working capital and investment projects.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will be able to explain the basic principles of financial management
  • will be able to evaluate the financial decisions of firms by using net present value of and internal rate of return methods
  • will be able to perform analysis on performance of firms by using ratios based on financial analysis
  • will be able to evaluate the performance of the firms by using breakeven and leverage analysis
  • will be able to make the renewal investment decisions
  • will be able to analyze and make decisions on net working capital
  • will be able to have knowledge about the factors affecting dividend payout decisions
Course Content Having the relevant and detailed information about the financial management, the students will be able to use various methods which are useful for making financial decisions such as capital structure, working capital and investment projects. The students will also be able to analyze and evaluate the performance of the companies.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Finance Function - Responsibilities of the Finance Manager, The Objectives of the Management, Main Principles of Financial Management Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 1-20
2 Financial System and Financial Markets Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 39-60
3 Time Value of Money - Ordinary Interest Rate, Compound Interest Rate, Annuities Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 65-82
4 Financial Analysis and Methods for Analysis (It will be Studied in Financial Statements Lecture Intensively) Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 85-126
5 Financial Leverage and Break-Even Analysis Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 129-152
6 Financial Planning and Controlling - Proforma Financial Statements, Cash Budget Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 155-173
7 Working Capital Management Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 177-189
8 ARA SINAV ARA SINAV
9 Working Capital Management Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 177-189
10 Resources of Finance (It will be Studied in Financial Instruments Lecture Intensively) Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 193-212
11 Optimum Capital Structure Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 215-239
12 Capital Budgeting and Investment Project Decisions Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 261-290
13 Capital Budgeting and Investment Project Decisions Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 261-290
14 Dividend Payout Decisions Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 293-320
15 International Financial Management and Financial Failure Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814. Pgs. 323-367
16 FINAL FINAL

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

Finansal Yönetim, Prof. Dr. Nurhan AYDIN, Doç. Dr. Mehmet BAŞAR, Doç. Dr. Metin COŞKUN, 2015, ISBN: 6055681814.

Finansal Yönetim-Temel Konular, Prof. Dr. Ali CEYLAN, Prof. Dr. Turhan KORKMAZ, 2017, ISBN: 6053274575.

Suggested Readings/Materials Piyasadaki Diğer Finansal Yönetim Kitapları

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
40
Final / Oral Exam
1
50
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
2
50
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
50
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
14
2
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
20
Final / Oral Exam
1
24
    Total
120

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1 To record, edit and close entries and to analyze financial statements
2 To discuss the role and function of banks in the economy.
3 To know the services offered by commercial banks and to apply the principles and processes.
4 To get basic investment knowledge, combine academic studies and the financial markets
5 To manage the risks and to take advantage of opportunities to use derivative instruments in futures markets
6 To assess the financial and economic situation, the income statement and the balance sheet, in particular to analyze the financial statements
7 To know Insurance policies, processes and products
8 To know basic knowledge of law as well as banking law, insurance law and capital market law to be informed about
9 To gain financial marketing and sales capabilities

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest