The objective of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform managerial functions, manage projects, and make sound decisions when making financial decisions. The course also covers the concepts and practices associated with financial reporting. After completion of the class, students will benefit from increased knowledge of managing business decision making, and they will develop better knowledge and skills in budgeting techniques.
Course Description After completion of this course, students will benefit from improved managerial and decision-making skills, and they will be able to perform financial transactions. During this course, students are taught about the role of managers in organizations. Students will gain an understanding of how companies determine their future financial health, as well as how to plan for growth, reduce costs, create balance sheets, manage debt, create strategic alliances, set up financial planning processes, and implement them.
The course is based on the concepts and practices in accounting and economics. Students will learn the basics of accounting, including determining financial data, managing and maintaining financial records, and analyzing financial data. They will also learn about the different types of financial instruments, such as stock, bonds, and options. Other topics include determining the tax implications of financial transactions, determining the impact of inflation on financial results, creating reports for the purpose of reporting financial activities, developing the appropriate budget to be used for financial planning, and developing profit and loss statements.
Some of the topics that will be covered in this course include methods for managing and planning for the future; techniques for predicting future earnings; methods of developing financial reports; information about the market for stocks, bonds, options, and other financial instruments; methods of setting goals for future financial performance; methods for managing and planning for the future risks; and techniques for planning for risk management of capital assets and long-term obligations; methods and strategies to ensure that capital investments produce the highest return on investment; the process of determining the best course of action for making decisions concerning business expansion; and developing plans to increase revenue. and more. In addition to classroom discussions of these topics, students also take part in independent learning activities in order to enhance their abilities and knowledge. Students will also participate in group discussions.
In order to complete these classes, students must meet certain requirements. Students will be expected to read and understand both written and spoken materials, write short reports, complete assignments, participate in laboratory experiments, participate in quizzes, demonstrate their work, present their work to other students and the instructor, and communicate in a clear, accurate, and consistent manner.
The course consists of forty-one topics and takes place over twelve and a half weeks. The first two weeks consist of classroom lectures, with discussions between classmates. During the third week, there is an introduction to the topic of finance, followed by classroom sessions that cover the topics of accounting and economics. At the end of this term, students are required to present their work to the instructor, discuss the topics discussed, discuss their experiences, and review the material discussed in class and present any problems or questions they may have.
Students should expect to spend approximately two hundred hours in the classroom, at a pace of twenty-five to one hundred and fifteen minutes per lesson. There will also be opportunities for participation in homework, fieldwork, independent study, and student meetings throughout the semester. Courses are offered in English and Spanish.