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KATRAA11 Fundamentals of Finance (Tampere Summer School) 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Business Studies
Accounting and Finance
Faculty of Management

Learning outcomes

After completing the course successfully, students have basic knowledge about valuation methods, basic characteristics of derivatives, and short-term financial planning of corporations. Students understand the role of financial markets in economy and how required rate of return is determined.

Enrolment for University Studies

Application period 15 March - 15 May


John Kihn, Teacher responsible


6-Aug-2018 – 17-Aug-2018
Lectures 24 hours


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

based on an exam

Study materials

Kihn, J., Chunking Finance, 2018.

Further information

The course is part of Tampere Summer School. See the teaching timetable at: https://www.uta.fi/admissions/sites/admissions/files/inline-files/TSS2018_TIMETABLE_1403_3.pdf

In questions concerning course content, please contact John Kihn: johnkihn(a)elisanet.fi