FINC - Finance

FINC 1100 Financial Literacy and Personal Finance (3-0-3) 

This course introduces students to the challenging world of personal finance and provides students with the knowledge and tools they need to successfully manage their financial lives. Topics covered include, Investing and Saving, Budgeting and Planning, Establishing and Managing Credit, Buying a Home, Saving for Retirement, and Achieving Financial Independence.

FINC 3105 Managerial Finance (3-0-3) 

A study of the basic concepts and analytical tools used in the financial decision-making process. Note: This course is for business students only.

Prerequisite(s): ACCT 2101 and ACCT 2102 and ECON 2105 or (ECON 2105I) and ECON 2106 or (ECON 2106I)

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to Sophomore, Junior or Senior students.

Enrollment limited to students in a Bachelor of Business Admin. degree.

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 3105H Managerial Finance (3-0-3) 

A study of the basic concepts and analytical tools used in the financial decision-making process.

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students with the Honors College attribute.

FINC 3109 Managerial Finance for Non-Business Majors (3-0-3) 

A study of the basic concepts and analytical tools used in the financial decision-making process. This course is for non-business students only.

Prerequisite(s): (ENGL 1101 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1001 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2102 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2105 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2106 with a minimum grade of C) or (ENGL 1101 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1111 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2102 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2105 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2106 with a minimum grade of C) or (ENGL 1101 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1125 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2102 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2105 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2106 with a minimum grade of C) or (ENGL 1101 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2102 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2105 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2106 with a minimum grade of C) or (ENGL 1101 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1113 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2102 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2105 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2106 with a minimum grade of C) or (ENGL 1101 with a minimum grade of C and ENGL 1102 with a minimum grade of C and MATH 1131 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2102 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2105 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2106 with a minimum grade of C)

Restriction(s):

Freshman, Sophomore or High School Dual Enrollment students may not enroll.

Students cannot enroll who have a majoring in Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, Management, Marketing, General Business, DNU-Pre-Business or Operations Management.

FINC 3115 Financial Analysis (3-0-3) 

The course covers financial tools and decision making techniques with heavy emphasis on application of selected computer and financial calculator support tools. Any student with transfer credit for MISM 2115 must have consent of instructor.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3105 with a minimum grade of C or FINC 3109 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 3125 Investments (3-0-3) 

Prerequisite: FINC 3105 with a grade of "C" or better. Introductory study of investments. Examines operations of securities markets, focusing primarily on debt and equity security valuation and fundamentals.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3105 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 3135 Financial Institutions and Technologies (3-0-3) 

Prerequisites: Completion of the lower division business core (Areas A and F) with a grade of "C" or better in each course. Study of the role of financial institutions and technologies in money and capital markets. Examines capital structure, regulation, operations and management of financial services firms, with an emphasis on understanding the effects of new financial technologies on banking and its lines of business

Prerequisite(s): (ECON 2105 with a minimum grade of C and ECON 2106 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2101 with a minimum grade of C and ACCT 2102 with a minimum grade of C and BUSA 2115 with a minimum grade of C and MISM 2115 with a minimum grade of C)

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 3136 Money and Banking (3-0-3) 

Equivalent Course: ECON 3136. Prerequisites: ECON 2105 and ECON 2106. Monetary economics and the role of financial intermediaries in economic organization.

Prerequisite(s): (ECON 2105 and ECON 2106)

FINC 3137 Credit and Lending (3-0-3) 

Prerequisite: FINC 3105, with C or better. This course covers lending policies and procedures for a commercial bank. It focuses on the development of policies for different loan types and the procedures for implementing the policies.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3105 with a minimum grade of C

FINC 3145 Real Estate Principles (3-0-3) 

Equivalent Course: ECON 3149. Prerequisite: Junior standing. The basic principles of real estate ownership, economic value, mortgage financing, valuation, subdividing, and legislation pertaining to real estate.

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to Junior, Senior, Non-Degree - Undergrad PostBac or Degree - Undergrad PostBac students.

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 3146 Real Estate Finance (3-0-3) 

Prerequisite: FINC 3105. Introduction to the basic principles of real estate ownership, including relevant legislation. Study of the concepts & analytical tools used to finance real estate transactions. Examines the historical development and current state of the capital markets for mortgage securities.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3105

FINC 3156 Introduction to International Finance (3-0-3) 

Prerequisite: FINC 3105 with a grade of "C" or better. This course, an introduction to international finance, provides the basic understanding of international financial markets, banking, and financial decision-making in a global environment.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3105 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 3165 Principles of Risk Management and Insurance (3-0-3) 

Prerequisite: FINC 3105. This course provides an introduction to the concepts of risk management and insurance. This course looks at the basics of risk management, the principles of insurance and insurance contracts, and life and health insurance coverages as well as retirement plans.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3105

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 4126 Analysis of Financial Statements for Investments and Management (3-0-3) 

Course Equivalent: ACCT 4126. Prerequisite: FINC 3105 with a "C" or better. This course deals with financial statement analysis of many different types of firms and from differing points of view. It includes a discussion of how businesses become successful financially.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3105 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to Junior or Senior students.

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 4175 Security Analysis and Portfolio Management (3-0-3) 

Prerequisite: FINC 3125. Advanced course in investments focusing on security analysis, portfolio management strategies, asset pricing models, derivative securities, global investing and market efficiency.

Prerequisite(s): FINC 3125

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 4185 Financial Planning and Control (3-0-3) 

A capstone course integrating the various areas of finance with an emphasis on case studies in managerial finance.

Prerequisite(s): (FINC 3115 and FINC 3125 and FINC 3135) or (FINC 3115 and FINC 3125 and FINC 4135) or (FINC 3115 and FINC 3135 and FINC 4135)

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to students in the Turner College of Business college.

FINC 4899 Independent Study (0-0-3) 

Prerequisites: FINC major and senior standing. Independent study in selected areas of finance. Study will be directed by a faculty member representing chosen area of specialization. Candidates must present a minimum 1500-word plan through the instructor to the office of the Dean for approval.

Restriction(s):

Enrollment limited to Senior, Non-Degree - Undergrad PostBac or Degree - Undergrad PostBac students.

Enrollment limited to students majoring in Finance.