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Course Catalog


This course acquaints students with various types of investments, why individuals invest and how individuals invest. As such, the intent is to provide the fundamental concepts, theories and techniques of investing in financial assets, including stocks, bonds, mutual funds and derivatives. The course also introduces students to the area of portfolio management. The global aspect of investing also is discussed. This course provides the opportunity for students to experience hands-on investing through management of an online portfolio. Prerequisite: BUAD 350. Fall semester.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0