Concentration in Finance (15 credits)

Offered by: Management     Degree: Bachelor of Commerce

Program Requirements

The Finance concentration has been designed to provide understanding of key concepts in finance theory, financial institutions, investment analysis, risk management, and applied techniques. Graduates find a strong demand among financial organizations, governments, and non-financial firms where they pursue careers that lead to positions such as Managing Partner, Treasurer, and V.P. Finance.

Required Courses (9 credits)

  • FINE 342 Corporate Finance (3 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Overview

    Finance : In-depth study of corporate finance, risk, diversification, portfolio analysis, and capital market theory.

    Terms: Fall 2023, Winter 2024, Summer 2024

    Instructors: di Pietro, Vadim; Hammami, Larbi (Fall) Rivera, Thomas; Beaumont, Paul (Winter)

  • FINE 441 Investment Management (3 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Overview

    Finance : Application of investment principles and security analysis to the selection and comparison of equity and fixed income securities in the current economic and financial environment. Also covered are: determinants of stock prices, growth models and portfolio diversification.

    Terms: Fall 2023, Winter 2024, Summer 2024

    Instructors: Croitoru, Benjamin; Xu, Qing; Errunza, Vihang R (Fall) Goyenko, Ruslan; Hammami, Larbi (Winter)

  • FINE 443 Applied Corporate Finance (3 credits)

    Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

    Overview

    Finance : Concepts and techniques are applied to problems faced by managers in Corporate Finance, such as working capital management, capital budgeting, capital structure, dividend policy, cost of capital, and mergers and acquisition. Application of theory and techniques through case studies.

    Terms: Fall 2023, Winter 2024, Summer 2024

    Instructors: Hammami, Larbi (Fall) Weitzner, Gregory; Hammami, Larbi (Winter)

Complementary Courses (6 credits)

Selected from any undergraduate FINE course.

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