You will gain a firm understanding of corporate finance, including accounting principles and financial analysis, how value is created by global markets, the choices firms face when making financial decisions and defining attitudes towards risk.
This Essentials of Corporate Finance Specialization is offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Melbourne.
The Specialization concludes with a Capstone project that allows you to apply the skills you've learned throughout the courses.
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This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
A basic knowledge of statistics and an ability to employ simple algebra to solve straightforward problems. Familiarity with Microsoft Excel (or a functionally-equivalent spreadsheet program). Specifically participants should possess the ability to summarise data using the graphical tools contained within that program. A natural curiosity about not only how markets operate, but also how participants in those markets gather and then transform information so as to make financial decisions that maximise firm value.
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