Course Description


An introduction to financial management and financial institutions. Includes time value of money, stock and bond valuation, risk and return, portfolio theory, capital budgeting, capital structure, dividend policy, and financial databases. Cross-listed with BUS 106.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Riverside, Economics

Course Credit:

Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.

If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.

UC Berkeley:
Unit Credit

UC Davis:
Course Equivalence: UCD ARE 143 - Investments, also equivalent to ECN 134

UC Irvine:
Course Equivalence: UCI ECON 134A

UC Los Angeles:
Unit Credit

UC Merced:
Unit Credit (see your Academic Advisor)

UC Riverside:
Course Equivalence: UCR - BUS 106
Major Requirement: required for Business Administration major and Minor 

UC San Diego:
General Education: Sixth - 1 course Social Analysis; TMC 1 course toward upper division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major, Seventh - 1 course towards Alternatives - Social Science

UC San Francisco:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Barbara:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Cruz:
Unit Credit


Prerequisite(s): BUS 020; ECON 003 or ECON 003H; STAT 048 or ECON 101; or equivalent; or consent of instructor.

Course Creator

Greg Richey
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