Introduction to Finance: A self-paced, online course from Propero

Course Objective

This is an introductory course that provides students with a foundational knowledge of financial management. The course covers key language and terminology, time-value of money, financial markets and securities, financial statements, financial analysis, risk and return, valuation of stocks and bonds, capital budgeting and valuation, cost of capital and capital structure, working capital management, dividend policy, and international finance. Students are required to apply the various financial tools and understand how they impact financial decision-making.

Credit Recommendation

In the lower-division Baccalaureate/Associate Degree category, 3 semester hours in Principles of Finance.