Course Description

Course Name

Financial Management

Session: VSOS3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

Course Objective
The basic goals of this course are to familiarize the students with the tools and techniques used in financial management. While the focus of the course is on the corporation and its financial decision-making, many basic concepts and tools in Finance are introduced. These basic concepts and tools are useful in many areas of business or personal life. They include the notion of present value, securities valuation, risk analysis, and other financial analysis techniques. The techniques are in turn used to evaluate and make the decisions regarding the firm?s investments (capital budgeting) and the cost of capital.

Required Materials

  1. Fundamentals of Corporate Finance, 8th edition or higher, by Ross, Westerfield, Jordon
  2. Lecture notes (available from the course website)

 

*Course content subject to change