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Programa Especializado
100 % en línea

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Fechas límite flexibles

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Horas para completar

Aprox. 6 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week...
Idiomas disponibles

Inglés (English)

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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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Investment Techniques

Welcome! This first week will engage you in investigating how value is created, distributed and destroyed, and will enable you to utilize different techniques for assessing the value of existing or potential investments. You will make connections between Value and concepts in the prior two courses of this Specialization, share (potentially valuable!) good ideas with your fellow learners, and communicate your new insights with the world....
Reading
3 videos (Total: 41 min), 6 readings, 3 quizzes
Video3 videos
Introduction to Finance for Everyone: Value11m
Investment Techniques26m
Reading6 lecturas
F4E Specialization Snapshot10m
Course Outline10m
Where are our learners from?10m
Keeping a Learning Portfolio10m
LearnSmart: What it is and how to use it10m
LearnSmart: Net Present Value and Other Investment Criteria (optional)10m
Quiz3 ejercicios de práctica
F4E: Value Introductory Survey12m
Investment Techniques12m
Making a Difference 12m
Semana
2
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2 horas para completar

Capital Investment Decisions

This week, we investigate cash flows! By week’s end, you will be able to explain its wide-ranging importance, employ critical assumptions to make decisions about potential investments, and utilize components used to analyze an existing or proposed idea. Furthermore, you will apply these skills to the first case of this Specialization and engage with your peers in discussion to collaboratively work through this scenario!...
Reading
3 videos (Total: 55 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
Video3 videos
Cash Flow Components25m
Introduction to the Mini-Case15m
Reading3 lecturas
LearnSmart Chapter 10: Making Capital Investment Decisions (Strongly Recommend)10m
Cash Flow Components Chart - Before and After10m
Mini-Case Challenge10m
Quiz3 ejercicios de práctica
Cash Flow Assumptions12m
Cash Flow Components12m
Making a Difference 22m
Semana
3
Horas para completar
1 hora para completar

Market Efficiency & Risk

In week 3, you will begin to explore the big picture themes of market perfection and market correction. Within the context of these broad themes, you will contrast financial theory with financial practice, explain price convergence and divergence, and discern between the roles of risk and uncertainty in valuation. You will also take up the solution to the mini-case presented in week 2!...
Reading
2 videos (Total: 42 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video2 videos
Mini-Case Solution24m
Reading1 lectura
LearnSmart Chapter 12: Lessons from Capital Market History10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
Making a Difference 32m
Semana
4
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1 hora para completar

Market Inefficiency

In this final week of F4E: Value, you will continue exploring market perfection and correction. You will interpret financial data, determine your opinion on the possibility of an upcoming market correction, and identify strategies you can use to protect yourself from turbulence. You will also reexamine your big idea from week 1, share your biggest takeaways from the course, and look ahead to F4E: Debt....
Reading
2 videos (Total: 36 min), 2 quizzes
Video2 videos
Course 3 Epilogue & Preview of Course 410m
Quiz2 ejercicios de práctica
Perfection & Correction Parts 1 & 212m
End of Course Feedback24m
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por JJAug 1st 2017

It is very helpful and interesting course. But you need to understand math. ;)

Instructor

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Arshad Ahmad

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DeGroote School of Business

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Acerca del programa especializado Finance for Everyone

Watch this intro video to learn more about the Specialization curriculum and Capstone Project! The Finance for Everyone Specialization will help you learn the language of finance and understand how the flow of money relates to the most important key social issues influencing our lives and communities. You’ll examine the connections between global and local finance; the flow of assets through businesses, governments, and other institutions; and the commodity, bond, and equity market dynamics that create and destroy financial value. When you complete the Specialization, you’ll be able to better understand both global financial news and your own personal financial decisions....
Finance for Everyone

Preguntas Frecuentes

  • Una vez que te inscribes para obtener un Certificado, tendrás acceso a todos los videos, cuestionarios y tareas de programación (si corresponde). Las tareas calificadas por compañeros solo pueden enviarse y revisarse una vez que haya comenzado tu sesión. Si eliges explorar el curso sin comprarlo, es posible que no puedas acceder a determinadas tareas.

  • Cuando te inscribes en un curso, obtienes acceso a todos los cursos que forman parte del Programa especializado y te darán un Certificado cuando completes el trabajo. Se añadirá tu Certificado electrónico a la página Logros. Desde allí, puedes imprimir tu Certificado o añadirlo a tu perfil de LinkedIn. Si solo quieres leer y visualizar el contenido del curso, puedes auditar el curso sin costo.

  • By the end of this course, you should be able to:

    1. Familiarize yourself with valuation techniques.

    2. Describe the importance of cash flows, assumptions and components.

    3. Develop your understanding of market perfection, correction, and ways to prepare yourself against financial turbulence.

    4. Perform financial calculations with accuracy.

    5. Build confidence in your ability to assess value.

    6. Relate important financial concepts and issues to experiences in your daily life and the real world.

    7. Engage with news that matters to you by linking it to value creation or destruction.

    8. Apply basic financial concepts to problem-solve individually and collaboratively.

  • The course is structured to be 4 weeks in length.

  • This course will be offered every month.

  • No previous knowledge is required. It is recommended that learners have basic mathematics knowledge.

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