- Program: Accounting Careers
- Course: Business Finance
- Course #: ACCT1410
- Total Credits: 3
Course DescriptionThis course is designed to present basic business finance principles to business and marketing students. Students are taught to use planning tools, and to assess investment viability, financial position and performance, liquidity, and financing options.
Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.
Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).
The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Examine mainstream investment options
Determine profitability under alternative inventory costing methods (i.e. FIFO, LIFO, and Average Cost)
Perform elementary cost-volume-profit analysis
Demonstrate understanding of sound financial management principles
Identify components of basic financial statements
Perform high-level analysis of basic financial statements
Formulate decisions using financial calculations
Evaluate alternative sources of short-term and long-term financing
Construct operating and capital budgets
- Lecture: 3
MnTC Goal: 0
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