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BFN* E201  - Principles of Finance
(Previously: BU 215)

Credits: 3 Elective Code: B

Prerequisite: ENG* E101 and ACC* E113 with a grade of "C" or higher, or permission of the instructor

A study of the fundamental principles and concepts of finance. Topics include the basic concepts of financial statement analysis, time value of money, risk and return, valuation of corporate bonds and common stock, cost of capital, capital budgeting, short-term financing, cash budgeting and a brief introduction to financial markets. Substantial lab time will be required in the computer lab. The textbook and an on-line supplemental access code (bundle) are required.