Finance Undergraduate Courses

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MET MG 202 Personal Financial Planning
Fall ‘14

The development of personal investment strategies using money and credit. Securities and portfolio management, budgeting, insurance, taxes, retirement programs, and estate planning.  [ 4 cr. ]

Section Type Instructor Location Days Times
D1 IND Passacantand GCB 208 R 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
MET MG 304 Principles of Finance

Introduction to tools of financial analysis and the problems of financial management including cash, profitability, and capital budgeting. Various sources of corporate funds are considered--short-, intermediate-, and long-term arrangements. MA 120, MA 213, EC 101, and EC 102 are strongly recommended before taking this course.   [ 4 cr. ]

MET MG 420 International Finance

Introduction to international financial markets and institutions. Foreign exchange markets, capital flows; speculation and analysis of alternative foreign investment; financial planning for multinational corporations; and analysis of sources and uses of corporate funds abroad.   [ 4 cr. ]

MET MG 472 Financial Concepts
Fall ‘14

Emphasizes issues of accounting, finance, and economics that are important in most management contexts. Introduction to tools of financial analysis and the problems of financial management including cash, profitability, and capital budgeting. Various sources of corporate funds are considered - short-, intermediate-, and long-term arrangements Stresses understanding financial statements, planning and control, cost and benefit evaluation, cash flow analysis, and capital budgeting.   [ 4 cr. ]

Section Type Instructor Location Days Times
C1 IND Zafiropoulos GCB 204 W 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
C2 IND Chee MET B02B W 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
MET MG 509 Case Studies in Current Corporate Financial Topics

Financial forecasting and planning: capital budgeting, cost of capital, dividend policy, rate of return, and financial aspects of growth. Readings and extensive use of case studies.   [ 4 cr. ]

MET MG 512 Financial Markets and Institutions

Investigation and analysis of organization, structure, and performance of U.S. money, capital, markets, and institutions. Examines regulation of the financial industry and the role of financial instruments.   [ 4 cr. ]

MET MG 517 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
Fall ‘14

Mechanics of securities markets, types of available investments, and an introduction to determination of securities values. Problems of investment policy are approached through studies of portfolio selection methods, and the valuation of special classes of securities (i.e., growth stocks).   [ 4 cr. ]

Section Type Instructor Location Days Times
C1 IND Passacantand CAS 229 W 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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