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The Corporate finance - Know your numbers course offered by Coursera in partnership with Macquarie University will emphasise how crucial sound financial management is for you and your organisation to be successful in the real-world.

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Every manager must have a foundational understanding of financial management. This Corporate finance - Know your numbers course offered by Coursera in partnership with Macquarie University will prepare you for responsible and sustainable leadership from a financial management perspective. 

Via structured learning activities (video lectures, quizzes, discussion prompts and written assessments) you’ll learn the key aspects of effective financial management by focusing on: the assessment of an organisation’s financial health; planning future financial performance; financing of operations; and evaluating business and investment opportunities for the organisation. 

What You Will Learn

  • Explain the role of financial management in assessing the ongoing financial health and performance of organisations
  • Demonstrate an understanding of financial management tools and techniques for financial analysis and modeling
  • Use analytical techniques to make financial decisions related to financing operations and valuation of organisations and investment opportunities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial management decisions
  • Time value of money and discounted cash flow analysis
  • Valuation of financial securities
  • Estimating enterprise value
  • Application of financial valuation tools
  • Putting it all together - Applying financial valuation techniques

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 42 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Beginner Level

Tuition Fee

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