8. Course brief description: (briefly present role and position of the course in the program, summary of its contribution to know students’ competence, and relation to others courses):
The course of Corporate Finance aims to equip students with the knowledge of making financial decisions within corporation or organization. The content of this course deals with the nature of the three important corporate financial decisions: capital budgeting decision, financing decision, and decision related to managing short-term assets and liablities on the daily basis. This course also provide financial fundamentals that are needed for financial managers and investors in real world such as financial ration analysis using financial statements, the nature of debt and long-term financing, alternative dividend policies and firm value, short-term financial planning... Upon a completion of this subject, students should grasp the basic and modern knowledge of corporate finance for in-depth study of other subjects in finance or study at higher level of education.