Finance in Professional Accounting is designed to build on a student’s previous knowledge developed through their pre-requisite accounting and finance courses. The course will focus on expanding a student’s current finance knowledge and developing their competence in applying this knowledge to problems and cases.
Professional accountants advise entities in the process of making finance related decisions to support them in achieving key business objectives. FIN 625 will build the knowledge that a student requires to assess complex finance issues and advise businesses appropriately. The major course topics will include: treasury management, evaluating sources of financing, financial management, capital budgeting, corporate financial transactions, earnings distribution, derivatives, fixed income and financial risk management.