Finance for Creative Businesses PG (11498.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| Flexible
|| Bruce, Canberra
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Canberra Business School||Post Graduate Level|| Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Band 5 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesOn completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Evaluate the probable financial risks and rewards of a creative venture and construct an appropriate financial tool;
2. Analyse the financial implications of a creative venture for the creative firm;
3. Assess the risk and reward preferences of prospective investors in a creative venture;
4. Critically analyse the financial characteristics of intellectual property as an asset class; and
5. Construct a financial model of a creative venture.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
1. UC graduates are professional - work collaboratively as part of a team, negotiate, and resolve conflict
2. UC graduates are global citizens - behave ethically and sustainably in their professional and personal lives
2. UC graduates are global citizens - make creative use of technology in their learning and professional lives
2. UC graduates are global citizens - think globally about issues in their profession
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - adapt to complexity, ambiguity and change by being flexible and keen to engage with new ideas
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2024||Bruce, Canberra||Period 5||30 September 2024||Flexible||Prof Lorne Cummings|
Financial Management: Principles and Applications (8e), by Sheridan Titman, Tony Martin, Arthur J. Keown & John D. Martin, ISBN: 9781488620157
Here are the links to where students can purchase either the textbook or eBook direct from the publisher
Textbook - https://www.pearson.com.au/9781488617218
The Wisdom of Finance: How the Humanities Can Illuminate and Improve Finance by Mihir Desai
Available at: https://www.amazon.com.au/Wisdom-Finance-Humanities-Illuminate-Improve/dp/1788160053/
The Psychology of Money: Timeless Lessons on Wealth, Greed, and Happiness by Morgan Housel
Available at: https://www.amazon.com.au/Psychology-Money-Morgan-Housel/dp/0857197681/
It is recommended that students attend all classes. Students who do not attend regular classes will be disadvantaged in terms of their learning.
Required IT skills
You are assumed to have adequate skills in the use of a calculator, computer, word-processing, spreadsheet modelling and internet browsing.
You are also assumed to be familiar with LearnOnline. If you feel you do not have adequate skills, please discuss the matter with the unit convener.
Work placement, internships or practicums
There are no WIL requirements in this unit.