Bill Mellett – Syllabus
School of Business
FIN/571 Version 3
Copyright © 2010, 2009, 2008 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved.Course DescriptionThis course applies corporate finance concepts to make management decisions. Students learn methods to evaluate financial alternatives and create financial plans. Other topics include cash flows, business valuation, working capital, capital budgets, and long-term financing.PoliciesFaculty and students/learners will be held responsible for understanding and adhering to all policies contained within the following two documents:University policies: You must be logged into the student website to view this document.
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University policies are subject to change. Be sure to read the policies at the beginning of each class. Policies may be slightly different depending on the modality in which you attend class. If you have recently changed modalities, read the policies governing your current class modality.Course MaterialsEmery, D. R., Finnerty, J. D., & Stowe, J. D. (2007). Corporate financial management (3rd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall.All electronic materials are available on the student website.Week One: Foundations of FinanceDetails
1.1 Discuss 12 principles of foundational corporate finance.
1.2 Compare and contrast accounting net income and cash flows.
1.3 Compare and contrast the market value of an asset or liability from the book value.
Read Ch. 2 & 3 of Corporate Financial Management.
Read the following items, available at http://ecampus.phoenix.edu:Learning Team Handbook
Guide to Charter
Learning Team Charter
Learning Team Log
Learning Team Evaluation
Participate in class discussion….