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BBM401 - Financial Management


This course covers the fundamentals of strategic financial management, including financial accounting, investments, and corporate finance. You will learn to evaluate major strategic corporate and investment decisions and to understand capital markets and institutions from a financial perspective, and you will develop an integrated framework for value-based financial management and individual financial decision-making.

When you complete the Financial Management Specialization, you will:

· Have a solid foundation in developing an integrated framework for strategic financial decision-making.

· Have a thorough understanding of financial statements and the financial information they provide, and be able to critically evaluate and analyze cash flows statements.

· Understand the management and evaluation of portfolios and firm valuation techniques.

· Understand how to incorporate risk and uncertainty into investment decisions and understand how companies make financing and investment decisions.

  • Introduction to Finance : Video
  • Unit 01 The Role of Financial Management
  • Unit 01 Video : The Goal of the Firm and Market Myopia
  • Unit 02 Basics of Financial Accounting
  • Unit 02 Video : Financial Statements
  • Unit 03 Time Value of Money
  • Unit 03 Video : Time Value of Money Concept Explained
  • Unit 04 Evaluating Financial Performance
  • Unit 04 Video : Business Environment and Concepts
  • Unit 05 Financial Forecasting
  • Unit 05 Video : Financial Planning and Forecasting
  • Unit 06 Capital Budgeting
  • Unit 06 Video : Capital Budgeting
  • Unit 07 Leverage
  • Unit 07 Video : Introducing Operating Leverage
  • Unit 08 Short Term Financing
  • Unit 08 Video : Sources of Finance 1
  • Unit 09 Long-Term Finance
  • Unit 09 Video : Long Term Financing
  • Unit 10 Types of Shares
  • Unit 10 Video : What are Equity Shares and Shareholders
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever