Syllabus - BMGT 340 Syllabus Professor Elinda Kiss 1 The...

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BMGT 340 Syllabus Professor Elinda Kiss 1 The Robert H. Smith School of Business University of Maryland Business Finance Professor Elinda Kiss Class Hours : (0102) Tu, Th 2:00 - 5:20 PM (0101) Tu, Th 5:40 – 9:00 PM E-mail : [email protected] Location : Van Munching Hall, Room 1333 Web page : Telephone : cell 215-962-9071 Office : Van Munching Hall, Room 4459 Office Hours : Tu, Th 1:00 – 1:50 PM; Wed 2:00 - 4:00 PM and by appointment TAs: Su Li, office: 3330 G; email: [email protected] Ben Munyan, office : 3330J, carrel 60 email : [email protected] Times and dates for Office Hours will be determined after first class, after I learn of your availability. Textbook and Course Materials (Required) Fundamentals of Financial Management , Concise, 6 th edition, by Eugene F. Brigham and Joel Houston. The 5 th edition is fine if you can’t find a used 6 th edition. (The main difference between the 5th and 6th editions is that Ch. 2 and 5 are flipped, so if you have the 5th, be certain you are reading the correct material for Ch. 2 and 5.) Also acceptable is the 7 th concise edition. Also acceptable: Brigham and Houston, Fundamentals of Financial Management , 12th edition. Finance majors are encouraged to purchase the 12th edition which will be used in BMGT 440. There is an online study guide available, but this is not required – just helpful for students who want more practice. My course notes, practice problems, exam review documents, project description, old exams, are available on blackboard: or . To do the course project, you will need a MySmith account. If you are NOT enrolled in the Robert H. Smith School of Business, I will need to request one for you – send me the user ID that you use to log into Blackboard or Elms. (Required) A financial calculator – any calculator that will calculate net present value and internal rate of return. A good financial calculator is the Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B or HP 17B or HP12C or the Texas Instruments (TI) BA-II Plus, but you can use the IT-83. Information on using these calculators in the Calculators folder of Blackboard. Recommended: Reading business press like the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, Fortune, etc. regularly. As a business major, you’ll need to be fluent in the language of business. These publications are great ways to practice that fluency. I have student subscription forms that give you a reduced price for the WSJ and free access to online WSJ with paid student subscription.
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BMGT 340 Syllabus Prof. Elinda Kiss Practice exams are posted on blackboard. It is good practice to complete the practice exams before taking the “real” exams. Taking a practice exam, however, is not a substitute for reading the material, working relevant problems and studying before the exam. Course Objectives
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