Mathematics and Statistics
Lecture, 2.00 ECTS
This course familiarizes students with the basics of mathematics and statistics which will be required for the courses "Empirical Methods" (module 14) and "Corporate finance & Risk Management" (module 10).
This module aims at providing students with a basic knowledge of accounting, finance and mathematics including the preparation of financial statements and capital markets, cash flows, financial planning and valuation. The students acquire knowledge of accounting and finance. The students' comprehension of economic interdependencies will be increased with the help of practical examples and the use of statistical methods and Microsoft Excel applications. here will be an overview about General Ledger Accounting (SAP, BMD RZL).
Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools
Books: Eun/Resnik , International Financial Management, 5th ed., McGraw-Hill; Brealey/Myers/Allen, Principles of Corporate Finance, 9th ed., McGraw-Hill; Grohmann-Steiger,Schneider, Dobrovits: Einführung in die Buchhaltung im Selbststudium, 21. Auflage, Wien 2016; VO Buchhaltung, Klausurensammlung, facultas, 2016.
Academic Journals: Journal of Finance; Harvard Business Review
Mode of delivery
Lecture, 1 THW
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Assessment methods and criteria