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Project Finance (FNCE90048)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 12.5On Campus (Parkville)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeFNCE90048
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Definitions and examples of project financing; analysis of the risks and potential returns associated with major projects; participants involved in projects financing deals - financing techniques used in project finance; case studies of specific project financing.

Intended learning outcomes

On successful completion of this subject students should be able to:

  • Discuss the role of project financing in a corporate environment;
  • Explain how tools and techniques utilised in project financing can add value to the firm;
  • Compare and contrast project financing arrangements;
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of project financial arrangements;
  • Analyse the risks involved in project financing;
  • Critically evaluate the techniques used to manage the risks associated with project financing arrangements;
  • Describe practical problems of project financing using specific examples.

Generic skills

On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:

  • Oral communication
  • Written communication
  • Collaborative learning
  • Problem solving
  • Team work
  • Statistical reasoning
  • Application of theory to practice
  • Interpretation & analysis
  • Critical thinking
  • Synthesis of data and other information
  • Evaluation of data and other information
  • Using computer software
  • Accessing data and other information from a range of sources

Last updated: 31 May 2019