Course Description


FINA 300 Financial Management (3)

Svetina, M.

CRN 15     Limit 40
M-F          9 – 11:50 a.m.       OH-325

Prerequisites: ACCT 201 and ECON 102 and ECON 216 and (MATH 130 or MATH 150 or MATH 151).

This course is an introduction to the fundamental principles that guide the financial manager in making asset management, valuation and financing decisions. Topics include ratio analysis, time value of money, stock and bond valuation, risk and return (CAPM), capital budgeting, financial planning, cost of capital and options.

Fina 406 Personal Finance (3)

Roccato, D.

CRN 14                    Limit 50
M-Th (& Fri., 1/6)     9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.     OH-229 (OH-326 on Fri., 1/6)

Prerequisites: FINA 300 and (MATH 130 or MATH 150)

This course will cover the financial planning, taxation and regulatory aspects of an individual’s lifelong saving, borrowing and investment decisions. The course will educate persons in making informed financial choices over their working careers. The topics include – credit management, credit scores, tax planning, consumer loans, home purchase and mortgage financing, property, life and health insurance, mutual funds, stock and bond investing, IRAs, 401k plans, retirement and estate planning.

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