FIN200: Principles of Finance - 4 Hours
Prerequisites: ACC101; ACC105; 1 of MAT038, MAT138, MAT140, MAT145, MAT150, MAT160, MAT161, MAT170
An analysis of the factors governing financial management. The course examines the management of short-term assets, the sources and cost of long-term capital investment, and investment decision-making factors. Students acquire a knowledge of how to utilize accounting data from financial statements in financial analysis by deriving cash and capital budgets, forecasting sales and expense, and discounting capital investments. Students gain an understanding of the role of financial management for both domestic and international firms. In addition, the students will study the role of the Federal Reserve in the U.S. economic system.