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Suggested: 9 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...

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Approx. 17 hours to complete

Suggested: 9 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...

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Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
18 minutes to complete

Introduction

This module will introduce the professor and provide an overview of the course....
4 videos (Total 8 min), 1 reading
4 videos
Course Introduction1m
Course Overview1m
Course Takeaways2m
1 reading
Thomas Smith Bio10m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Financial Statement Basics

This module will provide an overview of Financial Statements....
11 videos (Total 46 min), 4 quizzes
11 videos
Balance Sheet - Part 15m
Balance Sheet - Part 24m
Balance Sheet - Part 32m
Balance Sheet - Part 42m
Income Statement - Part 14m
Income Statement - Part 26m
Cash Flow Statement - Part 16m
Cash Flow Statement - Part 22m
Cash Flow Statement - Part 34m
Cash Flow Statement - Part 42m
4 practice exercises
Balance Sheet - Activity 15m
Balance Sheet - Activity 35m
Cash Flow Statement - Activity 25m
Financial Statement Assessment20m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Financial Statement Manipulation

This module will teach the "How-to"s for common sizing and other techniques for the manipulation of financial documents....
9 videos (Total 58 min), 2 quizzes
9 videos
Common Sizing and the Manipulation of Financial Documents – Part 19m
Common Sizing and the Manipulation of Financial Documents – Part 26m
Common Sizing and the Manipulation of Financial Documents – Part 34m
Common Sizing and the Manipulation of Financial Documents – Part 43m
Side by Side Common Sizing Analysis – Part 16m
Side by Side Common Sizing Analysis – Part 24m
Side by Side Common Sizing Analysis – Part 35m
Side by Side Common Sizing Analysis – Part 412m
2 practice exercises
Common Sizing - Activity 25m
Financial Statement Manipulation Assessment20m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Financial Statement Analysis

This module will explain ratio analysis....
5 videos (Total 35 min), 1 quiz
5 videos
Ratio Analysis - Part 27m
Ratio Analysis - Part 35m
Ratio Analysis - Part 47m
Ratio Analysis - Part 55m
1 practice exercise
Financial Statement Analysis Assessment20m
Week
5
1 hour to complete

Valuation Ratios

This module will discuss effective tax rates, valuation ratios, and management of assets....
6 videos (Total 28 min), 1 quiz
6 videos
Management of Assets - Part 18m
Management of Assets - Part 23m
Management of Assets - Part 32m
Management of Assets - Part 46m
Management of Assets - Part 53m
1 practice exercise
Valuation Ratios Assessment20m
Week
6
1 hour to complete

Time Value of Money

This module will teach the time value of money....
7 videos (Total 43 min), 4 quizzes
7 videos
Time Value of Money - Part 29m
Annuity - Part 14m
Annuity - Part 25m
Perpetuity5m
Net Present Value - Part 15m
Net Present Value - Part 23m
4 practice exercises
Time Value of Money - Activity 15m
Time Value of Money - Activity 25m
Time Value of Money - Activity 35m
Time Value of Money Assessment20m
Week
7
1 hour to complete

Investment Decision Techniques

This module will demonstrate a variety of investment decision techniques....
13 videos (Total 50 min), 1 quiz
13 videos
Investment Decision Rules4m
Net Present Value3m
Payback Period6m
Average Accounting Rate of Return3m
Internal Rate of Return3m
Profitability Index2m
Investment Decision Rules Activity1m
Investment Decision Rules - IRR Example 113m
Investment Decision Rules - IRR Example 21m
Investment Decision Rules - Payback Period Example4m
Investment Decision Rules - Average Accounting Rate of Return Example1m
Investment Decision Rules - Profitability Index Example1m
1 practice exercise
Investment Decision Techniques Assessment20m
Week
8
2 hours to complete

Cost of Capital and Risk Management

This module will teach cost of capital, including weighted average cost of capital, and risk management...
7 videos (Total 37 min), 2 quizzes
7 videos
Cost of Equity - Dividend Growth Model Part 17m
Cost of Equity - Dividend Growth Model Part 22m
Cost of Equity - CAPM7m
Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) – Part 14m
Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) – Part 27m
Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) – Part 31m
2 practice exercises
Cost of Capital - Activity 35m
Cost of Capital and Risk Management Assessment20m
Week
9
9 minutes to complete

Course Wrap-up

This module will review at a high level various components of the course....
1 video (Total 9 min)
1 video
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Top Reviews

By RGJun 29th 2017

Tom Smith is a great professor; he makes the material interesting and understandable. Great course!

By CHMar 19th 2018

Very clear instructions and a quick recap of corporate finance.

Instructor

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Thomas Smith

Assistant Professor in the Practice of Finance
Goizueta Business School

About Emory University

Emory University, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of the world's leading research universities. Its mission is to create, preserve, teach and apply knowledge in the service of humanity....

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