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Finance (FIN)

 

110 Personal Finance (3) Concepts essential for a reasonable understanding of our modern economic and financial system and for living within that system. Decisions relating to money management, credit and borrowing, real estate ownership, savings, and investment are studied from the standpoint of the individual consumer. Recommended for non-business majors. F06, S07, F07, S08.

 

212 Field Studies in Finance (1-3) Pass-Fail only. Provides nontraditional adult learners with limited business experiences and presently enrolled freshmen and sophomores an opportunity to apply general business knowledge to selected business projects. Prerequisite: Consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. F06, S07, F07, S08.

 

288 Independent Study-Finance (1-3) Concentrated study of various business problems. Prerequisite: Consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. F06, S07, F07, S08.

 

320 Principles of Finance (3) Financial analysis, planning and control, working capital management; decisions involving long-term assets, sources of long-term financing, financial structure, cost of capital, and integrated topics in financial management. Prerequisites: * F06, S07, F07, S08.

 

321 Managerial Finance (3) Application to the firm of the principles of financial management using analytical techniques as well as case studies. Emphasis is on the solution of problems facing the financial manager in the corporate setting. Students who wish to earn the comprehensive major in Business Administration, Finance Concentration, must complete FIN 321 at UW-Superior. Transfer students who complete a FIN 321 equivalent at another institution prior to their initial enrollment at UW-Superior are exempted from this requirement. Prerequisites: *. F06, F07.

 

400 Finance Internship (2-7) Pass-Fail only. Opportunity for students to earn academic credit by extending classroom learning to current area business settings. Students obtain the cooperation of an employer and prepare a learning contract. Prerequisites: *, consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. F06, S07, F07, S08.

 

412 Field Studies in Finance (1-3) Pass-Fail only. Provides nontraditional adult learners with some academic and/or broad business experiences and presently enrolled juniors and seniors an opportunity to apply general business knowledge to selected business projects. Prerequisites: *, consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. F06, S07, F07, S08.

 

420 Principles of Insurance and Risk Management (3) Principles of risk insurance and their application to business management and personal affairs. Includes risk identification, diversification and management as well as retirement plans, employee benefits, annuities and various types of insurance such as life, heath, fire, automobile and general liability insurance. Prerequisites: *, FIN 320 or consent of instructor. F06, F07.

 

426 Investments (3) Examination of a variety of investment vehicles and their use in portfolio development, risk diversification, and capital growth. A study of how different markets function and how individual investors can select securities that best meet their needs. Includes overview of the history and regulation of the securities markets. Prerequisites: *, or consent of instructor. S07, S08.

 

488 Independent Study-Finance (1-3) Concentrated study of various business problems. Prerequisites: *, consent of cooperating instructor and department chair. Topics: Investments. F06, S07, F07, S08.

 

* ACCT 200, 201; BUS 270; CIS 108; ECON 250, 251; MATH 151; ENGL 101, 102; COMM 110; all but 12 credits of remaining General Education requirements.