COURSE OBJECTIVES & DESCRIPTION
This course is been designed to enable the student to acquire a broad familiarity with the field of financial management.
The student should:
1. Develop an awareness of the responsibilities of financial managers,
2. Become knowledgeable of the role that financial decision-making plays within a firm and within the economy,
3. Acquire the skills necessary to analyze typical business situations from a financial perspective, and
4. Develop the ability to make appropriate financial management decisions.
Important financial management concepts that are covered include financial analysis,planning and control; capital budgeting; cost of capital; long and short term financing, including lease financing; and management of working capital.