|Module Co-ordinator||Professor Graeme Acheson|
|Contact Hours||The module will be delivered by means of Lecture and tutorials. There will be two hours of weekly Lectures and a one hour tutorial.|
|Assessment||Assessment will comprise a one and a half hour multiple choice test (100 per cent of the module grade). The multiple choice test and the final exam will contain both numerical and discursive questions and will enable students to demonstrate their knowledge of both M&A theory and the application of this theory to practical problem-solving.|
The primary aim is to provide an understanding of the major decision areas of M&A and how these affect the value of the firm. A secondary aim is to develop analytical skills and apply them to firm valuation. The module will involve an examination of both the theory and the practice of M&A.
Knowledge and understanding of:
Division: Accounting & Finance
This module information is representative of what is included in the module in a given year. Details of actual reading, lectures and coursework may vary year to year and will be available at the beginning of the semester.