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Principles of Finance

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Management ADM 2413 Three (3) credit hours

This is an introduction to the fundamental principles, concepts and tools as well as the logic and process of financial decision-making. Topics include understanding the economic environment of financial decision making (financial markets and institutions); analysis of financial statements to make investment and managerial decisions; the time value of money; valuation of stocks and bonds; the concepts of risk and return in capital markets; how to make long-term term (fixed asset) investment decisions; how to access funds through financial markets; long-term financial planning; working capital management.

Instructor: Eben Otuteye (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: ADM 1213

Why take this course?

  • Learn how to make financial decisions as the owner or the financial manager of a company;
  • Explore how to determine the value of stocks and bonds;
  • Understand the tradeoff between risk and return when making investment or other financial decisions;
  • Discover the correct way of choosing between different long-term (fixed) assets for a business;
  • Learn the fundamentals of long-term financial planning and working capital management for businesses.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 9 x End-of-Chapter Quizzes (15% total)
  • 1 x Midterm Quiz (10%)
  • 2 x Assignments (15% total)
  • 1 x Final Exam (invigilated, 60%)

The final exam for this course will be invigilated at an approved time and location. The online exam request form is currently offline, please see this notice for more information.

Fees and payments

Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course. Learn more about fees and tuition or find out about the methods of payment available.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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