Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


After the course, students will be able to conduct quantitative analyses and financial modeling and use them to draw conclusions and formulate recommendations needed in new business development, venture capital and private equity investments, mergers and acquisitions, strategy consulting, and investment banking.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 29.10.2020 - 03.12.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Markku Maula

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Markku Maula

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Valuation and structuring of different types of investments and transactions based on readings and real life cases that are solved in small groups and presented and discussed during seminar sessions.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Entry exam, mandatory attendance in seminar sessions, and presentations of case solutions prepared in groups of students.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    5 ECTS = 5 x 27h 135 h (Contact hours: 18h, Entry exam: 3h, Independent and group work: 114h)


Substitutes for Courses
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Replaces the course TU-91.2017, TU-91.2035 and TU-E1130

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    TU-C1030 Managerial accounting and finance for decision-makers, TU-E4030 Entrepreneurial Finance/TU-E4031 Startup Finance or other basic course in corporate finance.

SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

    12 Responsible Production and Consumption



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