Finance

Name Title Credits School
FINC 201 Corporation Finance 3.00 School of Management
An overview of the financial management function in modern business, emphasizing the time value of money and financial analysis. The financial and economic environment and capital markets and securities are covered.

Prerequisite Course(s): Prerequisite: Take ACCT 101, ECON 105 or ECON 202 and one course in this group: MATH 125 or MATH 140 or MATH 141 or MATH 151 or MATH 170 or TMAT 135 or TMAT 155

Classroom Hours - Laboratory and/or Studio Hours – Course Credits: 3-0-3

FINC 301 International Financial Management 3.00 School of Management
This course introduces students to the modern concepts and techniques of decision making in a multi-currency setting. Topics will include international monetary systems, foreign exchange markets, foreign exchange risk management, international taxation, multinational investment decisions, and international financial markets and instruments.

Prerequisite Course(s): Prerequisite: FINC 201

Classroom Hours - Laboratory and/or Studio Hours – Course Credits: 3-0-3

FINC 320 Advanced Financial Management 3.00 School of Management
Focus is on corporate financial decisions and policy. Topics include: capital budgeting and financing decisions, cost of capital, capital structure with risk, corporate restructuring, lease versus buy analysis and real options.

Prerequisite Course(s): Prerequisite: FINC 201

Classroom Hours - Laboratory and/or Studio Hours – Course Credits: 3-0-3

FINC 325 Principles of Investment and Security Analysis 3.00 School of Management
An introduction to the investment process. An understanding of how individuals and institutions make their investment decisions. A broad exposure to a range of topics including selection of securities, security analysis, instruments, and investment trends. The risks and returns involved in investing in different financial instruments are examined.

Prerequisite Course(s): Prerequisite: FINC 201

Classroom Hours - Laboratory and/or Studio Hours – Course Credits: 3-0-3

FINC 340 Finance in Action 0.00 School of Management
Linked to a content course, student engagement into community service provides the means to gain a deeper understanding of content course objectives, acquire new knowledge, and engage in civic activity.

Classroom Hours - Laboratory and/or Studio Hours – Course Credits: 0-0-0

FINC 401 Finance: Working Capital Management 3.00 School of Management
An introduction to the management of short-term or current accounts of the firm to optimize the risk/return profile. Management of the liquid assets of the firm which comprise a substantial portion of total assets has become more significant because of the increasing range of management techniques and technologies.

Prerequisite Course(s): Prerequisite: Take FINC 201 and one course in this group: QANT 201 or QANT 301

Classroom Hours - Laboratory and/or Studio Hours – Course Credits: 3-0-3

FINC 405 Modern Portfolio Theory 3.00 School of Management
A detailed examination of portfolio management and capital market theory including a review of material on efficient markets, the basic Markowitz portfolio model and the capital asset pricing model. The above concepts in terms of international diversification and the evaluation of portfolio performance are covered. Traditional equity and bond valuation techniques will also be investigated.

Corequisite Course(s): Co-requisite: FINC 401

Classroom Hours - Laboratory and/or Studio Hours – Course Credits: 3-0-3