Course Information

Introductory Business Finance

Course ID: FINC 301
School:Business, Quinlan School of
Program: Finance
Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

The objective of this course is to provide students with a basic understanding of the general principles of business finance: capital investment, financing, capital structure, and related areas including the basics of valuation. Students will demonstrate basic knowledge of financial analysis, time value of money, financial decision making, the valuation of financial and physical assets, the risk-return tradeoff, capital budgeting, and dividend policy.

FINC 301 fulfills the Business Core requirement for non-finance majors and minors.  If you are planning to major or minor in Finance, you must take FINC 334.


Sophomore Standing and C- or better in ECON 201, ISSCM 241, ACCT 201. ACCT 201 can be taken as co-requisite.

Course Offering

Session Day Time Instructor Location
A Tue, Thurs 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM Davidson ONLINE

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