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PUBLISHED 2020-2021 Credit Catalog 
    
PUBLISHED 2020-2021 Credit Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BFIN 301 - Finance for Managers


Course Description:
This is an introductory course in business finance with an emphasis on improving financial performance from a management perspective. You will study the various elements that impact financial planning, risk management and management decision making. From a variety of business function perspectives, financial elements including capital financing, debt vs equity, working capital and leasing will be studied. An overall analysis of financial statements, corporate structure, and capital budgeting are also included.

3 Credits

Prerequisite(s):
  • One of:
    • ACCT 215
    • ACCT 210
    • ACCT 330
  • One of:
    • BMAT 230
    • BMAT 205

Required Materials
CONTINUING EDUCATION CALENDAR

Required Materials:

A textbook is required for this course. Please refer to current booklist on the SAIT Bookstore website (http://bookstore.sait.ca).

NETWORK LEARNING CALENDAR

Required Materials:

A textbook is required for this course. Please refer to current booklist on the SAIT Bookstore website (http://bookstore.sait.ca).

Software Requirements:

  • Microsoft Office 2007 or higher, and
  • One of:
    • Internet Explorer,
    • Mozilla Firefox, or
    • Google Chrome.

Important Notes:

You begin on the listed start date. Your end date is based on the length of the course. You are required to meet any assessment deadlines set by the instructor.

One two-month course extension may be purchased up to two business days prior to your course end date.

For more information about online learning, contact distance.education@sait.ca.

ACADEMIC CALENDAR
Technical Requirements

  • Continuing Education Students
    • Required Materials: A textbook is required for this course. Please refer to current booklist on the SAIT Bookstore website (http://bookstore.sait.ca).
  • Distance Education Students
    • Required Materials: A textbook is required for this course. Please refer to current booklist on the SAIT Bookstore website (http://bookstore.sait.ca).
    • Software Requirements:
      • Microsoft Office 2007 or higher, and
      • One of:
        • Internet Explorer,
        • Mozilla Firefox, or
        • Google Chrome.
    • Important Notes:
      • You begin on the listed start date. Your end date is based on the length of the course. You are required to meet any assessment deadlines set by the instructor.
      • One two-month course extension may be purchased up to two business days prior to your course end date.
      • For more information about online learning, contact distance.education@sait.ca.


Equivalent(s):
BFIN 2301
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