Course Descriptions

Business Financial Management


BFM 300
Fundamentals of Finance for Managers
3 credits

This course surveys the most common financial terms and concepts useful in providing an initial level of comfort and understanding of the finance function. The course examines the role of finance in relation to other business functions by beginning with a brief overview of accounting topics that are linked closely with finance and the other typical functions in the business organization. The course introduces the basic tools for financial administration, financial analysis, planning and control, investment decisions, management of sources and uses of funds, valuation techniques, and the time value of money.

Prerequisite(s): Organizational Management major or Web Information Systems major.