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Bachelor of Commerce Major in Finance

Mentors:Profs. Matthieu Bouvard and Laurent Barras

The 30-credit Finance major has been designed to meet the increasing demand for expertise in this rapidly growing functional area of business. The major is designed to provide in-depth knowledge of finance theory, financial institutions, investment analysis, risk management, and applied techniques. Employment for graduates is most often obtained in investment and commercial banking, manufacturing and service firms, non-profit organizations and governments, and non-financial firms.

Required Courses (18 credits)

  • FINE 342 Finance 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 441 Investment Management 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 443 Applied Corporate Finance 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 448 Financial Derivatives 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 482 International Finance 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • MGSC 372 Advanced Business Statistics 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

Complementary Courses (12 credits)

At least 9 credits from:

  • FINE 434 Topics in Finance 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 442 Capital Markets & Institutions 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 449 Market Risk Models 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 451 Fixed Income Analysis 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 480 Global Investments 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 492 International Finance 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 541 Applied Investments 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 547 Advanced Finance Seminar 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

The remainder, if any, from:

  • ACCT 351 Intermediate Financial Acct 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ACCT 352 Intermediate Financial Acct 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ACCT 354 Financial Statement Analysis 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • ACCT 385 Principles of Taxation 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • FINE 445 Real Estate Finance 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

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