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This course presents an introduction to the basics of financial accounting and finance for IT professionals. The first part of the course will focus on understanding the most important financial statements, namely, the balance sheet, the income statement, and the statement of cash flows. We will then focus on how we can understand the financial health and performance of the company by examining a number of important financial ratios that are derived from the financial statements of the company. The second part of the course will focus on the basics of finance. This includes the concept of time value of money, discounting cash flows, and capital budgeting. The course will also introduce the idea of real options, how they affect a project’s NPV, and their impact of the decision to accept/reject a project. Lectures on concepts will be supplemented with numerical examples....
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Cursos 100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Calendar

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Beginner Level

Nivel principiante

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Sugerido: 7 hours/week

Aprox. 9 horas para completar
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English

Subtítulos: English

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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2 horas para completar

Basics of Financial Statements

This module provides a brief introduction to financial statements and various common filings. These are the most important sources for obtaining information regarding a company's performance. Most strategies are indeed based on financial statements. After completing this module you will be able to get the important details from the balance sheets....
Reading
14 videos (Total: 74 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video14 videos
Business Organizations4m
Role of Financial Manager4m
Introduction to Accounting5m
The Balance Sheet3m
Assets6m
Liabilities4m
Shareholders' Equity4m
Income Statement4m
Expenses 16m
Expenses 26m
Statement of Cash Flows4m
Cash Flows from Operations9m
Cash Flows from Investments and Financing6m
Reading2 lecturas
Prerequisites10m
10 Things to Know About Every Cash Flow Statement10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Assessment20m

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Sección
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1 hora para completar

Financial Statement Analysis

The purpose of this module is to equip you with the skills required to identify accounting information required for building trading strategies. After completing this module you will be able to calculate the key financial ratios....
Reading
5 videos (Total: 30 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video5 videos
Profitability ratios6m
Activity Ratios8m
Solvency and Liquidity Ratios6m
DuPont Identity4m
Reading1 lectura
What are the limitations of ratio analysis?10m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Practice Quiz (non graded)2m
Assessment20m

3

Sección
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1 hora para completar

Time Value of Money

In this series of videos,we will cover the basics of time value of money. This includes the idea of discounting and compounding of cash flows and why they needs to be done. We will see how to calculate the present and future values of various types of streams of cash flows like annuities and perpetuities. Finally, we will discuss the relationship between risk and discount rate and what type of risk drives the discount rate. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total: 38 min), 2 quizzes
Video7 videos
Ordinary Annuities6m
Effective Annual Rate (EAR)6m
Annuity Due3m
Perpetuities3m
Discount Rate6m
Diversification5m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Assessment20m
Practice Quiz (non graded)4m

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2 horas para completar

Capital Budgeting

In this series of videos, we will cover the various aspects related to deciding whether to accept or reject investment in a project. This starts off by discussing the common decision tools, namely, net present value (NPV), internal rate of return (IRR) and payback period (PBP) and how to calculate and interpret them. We will then move on to what free cash flows are and how to estimate them. Finally, we will focus on the flexibilities in projects, how to value them and how they affect the decision to accept or reject projects....
Reading
11 videos (Total: 63 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video11 videos
Internal Rate of Return and Payback Period5m
Decide Between Two Projects6m
Drawbacks of Payback Period4m
Drawbacks of IRR and NPV6m
Free Cash Flows7m
Other Relevant Cash Flows4m
A Capital Budgeting Example7m
Sensitivity Analysis4m
Uncertainties in Projects4m
Resolving Uncertainties7m
Reading1 lectura
Capital Budgeting example spreadsheet10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Assessment20m
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Principales revisiones

por ACSep 29th 2017

It was really very informative with apt examples and I really enjoyed working with different formulae in the assignment section.

por DJAug 9th 2017

Very helpful course for IT professional to understand Accounting and Finance aspects in decision making. Thanks!

Instructor

Ramabhadran Thirumalai

Assistant Professor
Indian School of Business

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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