FINANCE




FINC 6101-Financial Management ... 3.00 Credits

This course provides an introduction to the fundamental concepts of the finance function with emphasis on the decision-making techniques relevant to financial and nonfinancial managers. Topics include valuation, risk and return analysis, cost of capital, financial analysis and planning and working capital management.

Prerequisite: FINC 3105 or ACCT 5200



FINC 6102-Cases In Financial

Management..............................................3.00 Credits

An in-depth study of the techniques of financial analysis in solving case problems. Emphasis on blending the theoretical and practical aspects of finance as applied to corporations.

Prerequisite: FINC 6101


FINC 6103-Investment Analysis ....... 3.00 Credits

A survey of the investment field in theory and practice from the point of view of individuals and institutional investors. Includes the study of security analysis and portfolio management.


FINC 6104-Capital Markets and the Global Economy ................................................3.00 Credits

This course will provide an in-depth study of capital markets in instruments, structure and equilibrium and familiarize the students as managers with a changing international scene. The use of foreign exchange markets, interest rate, risk, arbitrage, spot and forward rates, swaps and their applicability to hedging will be introduced.

Prerequisites: ACCT2102 and ECON3145




FINC 6105-Management of Financial

Intermediaries........................................3.00 Credits

 This is an in-depth study of the different types of financial intermediaries. Students will gain insights into the importance of the dual role played by these institutions, learn the procedures and operations in which they participate and be able to identify the characteristics of the financial assets intermediaries manage in their portfolios.

Prerequisite: FINC3105


FINC 6106-Speculative Markets and Financial Engineering.......................................................3.00 Credits

This is an in-depth study of the different types of speculative securities, mainly options and futures. Emphasis will be placed on the theoretical foundations of modern contingent claims analysis, the necessary institution details and the significant role of financial engineering.

Prerequisite: FINC 6103