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ES922 - Finance for e-Business

  • Module code: ES922
  • Module name: Finance for e-Business
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module adopts a life cycle approach to business formation, development and exit, be it successful, or unsuccessful! It will include inputs from industry experts and academics to create a relevant and dynamic framework for downstream modules. It will examine critically the processes adopted to meet the needs of organisational structures that will survive and flourish in today’s dynamic and complex business environment. The module is supported by a resource pack providing support material as a reference to the key concepts, tools and techniques deployed in the module, and to enable a participant to complete the Directed Learning.

Principal learning outcomes

On successful completion of the module participants will be able to: Have an awareness of the stages of development a business can follow from incorporation to flotation, insolvency and other forms of exit; Appreciate the implications of managing shareholder and stakeholder values within and beyond the rapidly changing arena of E Business; Recognise, and appreciate metrics for E Businesses, including appropriate boundaries for relevant applications and future development in this area; Identify suitable sources of funding for E Businesses including income generation and sources of funding for expansion and product development; Build business cases for E opportunities, business planning for E Businesses, recognise risks for E Business; Understand the implications of financial security within an E Business, and the boundaries that may affect this security.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/wmg/education/wmgmasters/structure/modules/feb/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES922-10)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed work as specified by department 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional

N/A