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Course Code: FINC300 Course ID: 4474 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is an overview study of the concepts and techniques in finance for non-financial managers. The course will cover basic financial tools and principles for both small and large business. Topics include financial and securities markets, financial statements and analysis, capital budgeting, management, and decision-making. Students must have access to Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel software.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session
08/29/2022 - 02/03/2023 02/06/2023 - 04/02/2023 February Winter 2023 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  • LO1. Explain the basic types of business decisions and the role of the financial manager.
  • LO2. Compare and contrast two publicly traded corporations based on an examination of key financial ratios.
  • LO3. Demonstrate knowledge of the time value of money, valuations, and cost of capital.
  • LO4. Analyze the impact of bond ratings, interest rates, inflation and term structure on the price of bonds.
  • LO5. Explain how a corporations’ dividend policy can be used to compute the value of common stock.
  • LO6. Summarize the capital budgeting process and evaluation of capital expenditures.
  • LO7. Compute the weighted average cost of capital for a corporation.
  • LO8. Describe financing current assets and managing the working capital of a firm.

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

  • LO1. Explain the basic types of business decisions and the role of the financial manager.
  • LO2. Compare and contrast two publicly traded corporations based on an examination of key financial ratios.
  • LO3. Demonstrate knowledge of the time value of money, valuations, and cost of capital.
  • LO4. Analyze the impact of bond ratings, interest rates, inflation and term structure on the price of bonds.
  • LO5. Explain how a corporations’ dividend policy can be used to compute the value of common stock.
  • LO6. Summarize the capital budgeting process and evaluation of capital expenditures.
  • LO7. Compute the weighted average cost of capital for a corporation.
  • LO8. Describe financing current assets and managing the working capital of a firm.
Book Title:The Fundamental Principles of Finance (Ebook available in the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9781138477513
Publication Info:Taylor & Francis Lib
Author:Irons, R.
Unit Cost:$40.96
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.