Finance Course Offerings
Required courses for Finance students are offered fall and spring semesters. Select elective courses are offered during fall and spring, as well. Courses range from 1 to 3 units, and are subject to change.
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The main objective of this course is to gain understanding of the theory and practice of financial decision making. This course develops the tools and framework necessary to value projects and firms.
A discussion and practice course designed to develop and review the quantitative techniques required for FIN360 and future finance coursework. Specific topics include time value of money, financial calculators and a statistics review.
A one-semester course addressing selected topics from the theory and methodology of contemporary accounting for assets, liabilities, stockholders' equity, net income, cash flows, and analysis of financial statements from a user perspective.
Advanced financial problems of the firm: capital structure, valuation, reorganization, recapitalization, growth, and failure.
An eight week culminating experience for majors involving a substantive project that demonstrates a synthesis of learning accumulated in the major, including broadly comprehensive knowledge of the discipline and its methodologies. Senior standing required.
Specialized work on an individual basis, consisting of instruction and practice in actual service in the department.
An in-depth overview of acquiring, manipulating, and analyzing financial information, specifically for finance majors. Three Bloomberg Certification opportunities are available through Bloomberg's online certification program--Equities, Fixed Income and Foreign Currency Exchange.
International finance markets and the financial management of the multinational firm.
Examines how corporate financial managers and investors manage risk using derivative securities, such as options, swaps, futures, and forward contracts. Emphasis is on managing financial risk.
To apply classroom learning to an active management of a $750,000 student managed portfolio over two semesters.
Financial markets and institutions; effects of economic conditions and government policy on financial institutions, the flow of funds, and interest rates; term structure of interest rates; financial institution management.
Investment analysis of real estate. Sources and costs of financing. Secondary markets and government programs.
Role of entrepreneurship and innovation in financial integration. Proforma statements. Development of venture capital.
Specialized work on an individual basis, consisting of training and practice in actual service in a technical, business, or governmental establishment.
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