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2011 - Summer

Hankamer School of Business (BU)

Finance (FIN)


FIN 3310
Intro to Financial Mgt
3310   Introduction to Financial Management                        
Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of C in ACC 2304 and ECO 2307; and completion of MTH 1309 or 1321.
   An introduction to the principles of financial management, including the objective of the financial manager, financial markets and institutions, financial statements analysis and forecasting, the time value of money and valuation, budgeting of capital expenditures, risk and return, weighted average cost of capital, financial leverage, and working capital management. Students are expected to have a business financial calculator.
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F1Open2511N/A10790MTWRF0800AM - 0930AMCASHN 1063Regular
L. M. Dyson
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011
F2Closed25-1N/A10794MTWRF0945AM - 1115AMCASHN 4073Regular
J. Franklin Potts
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011
F3Closed250N/A15549MTWRF1130AM - 0100PMCASHN 4073Regular
J. Franklin Potts
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011
F4Open251N/A17455MTWRF0115PM - 0245PMCASHN 3063Regular
Susie Etheredge
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011


FIN 4340
Real Estate Finance
4340   Real Estate Finance  
Prerequisite(s): For real estate majors, FIN 3405 and a minimum grade of C in FIN 3310; and finance majors, a minimum grade of C in FIN 3310; not open to pre-business students.
   The flow of real estate funds, including the origination process, the secondary market, and the securitization of mortgage pools. Microcomputers are used to analyze the cash flow and amortization characteristics of fixed-rate, variable-rate, and graduated-payment mortgages. Issues pertaining to tenure choice, expected mortgage life, and refinancing are also investigated.
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F1Open127N/A17456MTWRF1130AM - 0100PMCASHN 1063Regular
L. M. Dyson
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011


FIN 4361
Short-Term Finance Mgt.
4361   Short-Term Financial Management                            
Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of C in FIN 3310; not open to pre-business students.
   An advanced study of short-term financial management and financial statement analysis. Topics include cash management, credit and collections, payables management, bank relations, short-term investing and borrowing, and management of interest rate and foreign exchange risks. The class will provide partial preparation for students wishing to take the Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) exam.
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F1Closed12-2N/A13469MTWRF0945AM - 1115AMCASHN 3063Regular
Susie Etheredge
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011


FIN 4V98
Spec Studies in Finance
4V98   Special Studies in Finance                                       1 to 6 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): FIN 3310; not open to pre-business students.
   With the consent of the chair of the Department of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate, this course may be taken for one to six semester hours of credit.
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F1Closed00N/A15979----- 1 - 6Independent Study
STAFF
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011


FIN 5V98
Spec Studies in Finance
5V98   Special Studies in Finance                                      1 to 6 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor.
   This course may be taken for one to six semester hours of credit.
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F1Closed00N/A16194----- 1 - 6Independent Study
STAFF
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 07/06/2011


FIN 3301
Personal Finance
3301   Personal Finance
Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of C in ACC 2301 or 2303. (This course will not count toward the BBA degree if taken concurrently with, or after completing BUS 3302 or FIN 3367.)
   A study of personal financial decisions that individual must make in today's world. Topics include budgeting and household liquidity; personal income taxes; charge accounts, credit cards, and consumer loans; personal insurance including life, health and disability, homeowners, and auto; investments including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and tangible assets; buying and financing homes, automobiles, and other consumer durables; and wills, trusts, and estate planning.
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1BClosed0-11N/A18075----- 3Regular
Susie Etheredge
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
Departmental approval required
Baylor in Great Britain


FIN 3310
Intro to Financial Mgt
3310   Introduction to Financial Management                        
Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of C in ACC 2304 and ECO 2307; and completion of MTH 1309 or 1321.
   An introduction to the principles of financial management, including the objective of the financial manager, financial markets and institutions, financial statements analysis and forecasting, the time value of money and valuation, budgeting of capital expenditures, risk and return, weighted average cost of capital, financial leverage, and working capital management. Students are expected to have a business financial calculator.
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1BClosed0-9N/A17562----- 3Regular
Susie Etheredge
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
Departmental approval required
Baylor in Great Britain
S1Open257N/A11361MTWRF0945AM - 1115AMCASHN 4073Regular
Ernest S. Fletcher
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
S2Open258N/A12603MTWRF0115PM - 0245PMCASHN 4073Regular
Ernest S. Fletcher
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011


FIN 4V98
Mergers & Acquisitions
4V98   Special Studies in Finance                                       1 to 6 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): FIN 3310; not open to pre-business students.
   With the consent of the chair of the Department of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate, this course may be taken for one to six semester hours of credit.
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S1Closed140N/A15980MTWRF0945AM - 1115AMCASHN 3061 - 6Independent Study
Michael A. Stegemoller
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011


FIN 5360
Sem in Corporate Finance
5360   Seminar in Corporate Finance  (Cross-listed as ECO 5360)                                
Prerequisite(s): Admission to the MACC or MTAX program, or consent of instructor.
   A study of how firms create value for stockholders through long-term financial decisions, principally asset acquisition/divestiture decisions and debt/equity funding decisions. Specific topics include economic profit and cash flow, the time value of money, risk and return, options, agency, efficient markets, capital budgeting decision criteria, capital structure theory, and dividend policy theory.
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S1Open271N/A14133MTWRF0945AM - 1115AMCASHN 4023Regular
Steven P. Rich
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
S2Closed27-2N/A17457MTWRF0115PM - 0245PMCASHN 4023Regular
Steven P. Rich
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011


FIN 5363
Sem: Mergers & Acquisitions
5363   Seminar in Mergers and Acquisitions  (Cross-listed as ENT 5363)                        
   The merger and acquisition phenomenon, both domestic and international. The course focuses on the economic rationale for a merger from the perspective of the various "stakeholders," particularly from the view of shareholders. Significant attention is given to valuing a merger prospect as well as to determining how the "deal" is structured financially. Lectures are supplemented with group projects and cases.
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S1Open128N/A17458MTWRF1130AM - 0100PMCASHN 3063Regular
Michael A. Stegemoller
Start Date: 07/07/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011


FIN 4V98
Spec Studies in Finance
4V98   Special Studies in Finance                                       1 to 6 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): FIN 3310; not open to pre-business students.
   With the consent of the chair of the Department of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate, this course may be taken for one to six semester hours of credit.
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01Closed0-1N/A17796W0000AM - 0001AMTBA TBA1 - 6Independent Study
J. Allen Seward
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011


FIN 5220
Private Equity Investing
5220   Private Equity Investing                                    
Prerequisite(s): Admission to the Executive MBA program.
   The central focus of the course is to gain an understanding of the financing of entrepreneurial ventures, including ways investors identify and commit the necessary resources to create and finance ventures. To accomplish these objectives the course addresses specific skills, concepts, and know-how relevant for attracting private equity financing to an entrepreneurial venture.
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01Closed00N/A16351----- 2Regular
John D. Martin
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
70Open415N/A10807----- 2Regular
John D. Martin
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
90Open3613N/A12255----- 2Regular
John D. Martin
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011


FIN 5263
Managing for Value Creation
5263   Managing for Value Creation                                
Prerequisite(s): Admission to Executive MBA program.
   In this course we construct simulation models for use in evaluating uncertain project outcomes; utilize the method of comparables and discounted cash flow to estimate the intrinsic worth of a firm; evaluate the real option components of risky investment projects; evaluate firm performance in terms of shareholder value created; analyze the shareholder wealth consequences of corporate restructuring activities including mergers, leveraged buyouts, leveraged recapitalizations and initial public offerings; and discuss the ethical implications of corporate restructuring activities.
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01Closed00N/A16352----- 2Regular
John D. Martin
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
70Open415N/A13694----- 2Regular
John D. Martin
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
90Open3613N/A13695----- 2Regular
John D. Martin
Start Date: 06/01/2011; End Date: 08/10/2011
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