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Introduction To Corporate Finance

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This course introduces students to the core concepts and decision techniques of corporate finance to manage and maximize the value of the firm. Topics include the theory and evaluation of capital structure, dividend policy, working capital management, capital budgeting, financial statement analysis, and corporate use of financial instruments.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Capital Structure and the Cost of Capital

    • Apply the concept of “time value of money.”
    • Calculate a firm’s weighted average cost of capital.
    • Examine the value of corporate bonds and corporate stock.

    Evaluating and Selecting Capital Projects

    • Calculate the value of a proposed capital budgeting project.
    • Prioritize amongst capital budgeting projects based upon their value.

    Measuring and Assessing Financial Performance

    • Calculate financial ratios.
    • Recommend how to improve financial performance.

    Basic Principles and Tools of Corporate Finance

    • Identify the axioms of finance.
    • Define the key instruments, institutions, and intermediaries that comprise the financial marketplace.
    • Identify the primary financial statements.

    Managing the Financial Function

    • Compare working capital strategies.
    • Examine various forms of risk.
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