Walsh

FIN 516 FINANCIAL BUDGETING AND FORECASTING

This course is an overview of the principles of financial management providing students with the skills needed to make effective financial decisions. It will also provide an understanding of the techniques of financial analysis used in business to evaluate the productivity of corporate assets, capital structure, and to select among competing sources of funds. Introduction to the problems facing financial managers with emphasis on developing competence in the techniques available in financial decision-making. Course content includes time value of money techniques applied to various business and personal financial situations, various techniques to evaluate investments in capital assets, creating and using budgets and forecasts, forms of business entities, working capital management, funding a new business, and financial aspects of a business plan.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

ACC 513

Distribution

FINANCE