Columbia Business School Courses: Special Program

Columbia Business School Courses

Summer 2021 Courses

Columbia Business School is offering Financial Accounting and Corporate Finance this summer. Review the course descriptions, academic points, prerequisites, class meeting times, and other details below.

Offered online during Summer Session B, June 28–August 16, 2021. Classes will be taught synchronously.

Courses

BUSI UN3013D01. Financial Accounting. 3 pts.

Time
Thursday 9:00am-12:10pm
ONLINE ONLY


Course Description

Enables students to become informed users of financial information by understanding the language of accounting and financial reporting. Focuses on the three major financial statements that companies prepare for use of management and external parties--the balance sheet, the income statement, and the statement of cash flows. Examines the underlying concepts that go into the preparation of these financial statements as well as specific accounting rules that apply when preparing financial statements. Also looks at approaches to analyze the financial strength and operations of an entity. Uses actual financial statements to understand how financial information is presented and to apply analysis techniques.

Instructor / Session

Amir Ziv / Summer Subterm B

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ECON GU4280D01. Corporate Finance. 3 pts.

Time
Thursday 9:00am-12:10pm
ONLINE ONLY

Prerequisites

ECON UN3211 and ECON UN3213 and STAT UN1201 An introduction to the economics principles underlying the financial decisions of firms. The topics covered include bond and stock valuations, capital budgeting, dividend policy, market efficiency, risk valuation, and risk management. For information regarding REGISTRATION for this course, go to: http://econ.columbia.edu/registration-information.

Course Description

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Instructor / Session

Daniel Wolfenzon / Summer Session B

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