Corporate Finance - A Brief Introduction
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Corporate Finance - A Brief Introduction

Learn the basics of Corporate Finance! We will cover the time value of money and capital budgeting. Enjoy!
4.4 (684 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
12,134 students enrolled
Created by Son Han, CPA, CFA
Last updated 3/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand the Time Value of Money
  • Understand and Calculate the Net Present Value, Internal Rate of Return and Payback Period for Capital Budgeting
  • Calculate the Time Value of Money using Microsoft Excel, Google Sheets or by hand
  • Understand the 5 components of interest rates
  • Calculate the Future Value and Present Value of cash flows
  • Understand the difference between fixed and variable interest rates
  • Understand the basics of Modern Portfolio Theory
  • Understand the basics of the Efficient Market Hypothesis
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Requirements
  • You may want a printer to print the handouts (pdf) and work the problems with me
Description

Do you want to improve your financial literacy?

Do you want to understand the basic finance terms like Time Value of Money, Net Present Value and Modern Portfolio Theory?

Do you want a class where you do the problems with the professor?

This class is for you!

We will help you get a strong foundation for the Time Value of Money. We will create a loan amortization schedule together as well!

You will learn how to use Excel/Google Sheets to calculate the Net Present Value of capital projects.

I am a Chartered Financial Analyst and I have included course material from the CFA Level 1 Exam to help you understand what the test would be like.

I will be adding a section about Behavioral Finance and how to calculate how much you need for retirement using the Time Value of Money! Stay tuned!

Enjoy the course!

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about the basics of finance
  • Anyone who wants to improve their financial literacy
  • Anyone who wants to understand finance terms like Time Value of Money, Default Risk Premium, Net Present Value, Efficient Market Hypothesis and Modern Portfolio Theory
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Curriculum For This Course
17 Lectures
01:30:46
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Welcome!
1 Lecture 01:21

An introduction to the class and what we will learn

Welcome to the class!
01:21
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Interest Rates and LIBOR
5 Lectures 09:48

Introduction into the Time Value of Money

Time Value of Money Introduction
01:20

TVM Intro Quiz
1 question

Interest Rate Dynamics
03:46

Components of the Interest Rate
02:06

Understand LIBOR and how it is the benchmark for the Risk Free Rate

LIBOR
01:08

Understand the difference between variable and fixed interest rates

Variable and Fixed Interest Rates
01:28

Interest Rate Quiz
3 questions
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Time Value of Money Problems - Print Handouts - By Hand
2 Lectures 11:23
Introduction to types of TVM problems
04:20

Calculate the Time Value of Money of cash flows.

Time Value of Money - Formula by hand
07:03
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Time Value of Money - Print Handouts - Using Excel/Google Sheets
2 Lectures 18:16

Calculate the TVM of money using Excel or Google Sheets.

Time Value of Money in Excel/Google Sheets
11:17

Time Value of Money Examples - Individual Practice
06:59
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Introduction to Capital Budgeting - Print Handout - NPV, IRR and Payback
2 Lectures 22:41

Learn about Net Present Value (NPV), Internal Rate of Return (IRR) and Payback Period


Introduction to Capital Budgeting
15:40

Capital Budgeting - Individual Practice
07:01

Capital Budgeting Quiz
5 questions
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Loan Amortization Schedule - Google Sheets
1 Lecture 09:17
Loan Amortization Lecture
09:17

Loan Amortization Quiz
1 question
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Corporate Borrowers
1 Lecture 03:33
Other types of debt
03:33

Debt Quiz
1 question
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Foreign Exchange Rates
1 Lecture 01:35
Calculating foreign exchange
01:35
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Modern Financial Theory
1 Lecture 06:56
Foundation for Modern Financial Theory
06:56

Modern Financial Theory Quiz
2 questions
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That's a Wrap! We're Done!
1 Lecture 05:56
Thank you! You are done!
05:56
About the Instructor
Son Han, CPA, CFA
4.4 Average rating
3,182 Reviews
36,239 Students
4 Courses
Loves teaching on Udemy!

Son loves finance and traveling. His lectures are about personal finance, hacking travel (via financial modalities) and accounting. He is a vagabond and is currently traveling the world. He loves to surf as well!

Son Han received his B.B.A. and Masters degrees from The University of Texas at Austin in 2008. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Texas and a Chartered Financial Analyst. 

On a personal note, Son volunteers with educational non-profits focusing on K-12 education. He will be living in Juba, South Sudan for the next year working with Medecins Sans Frontieres.

If you haven't felt it yet, Son loves to teach!