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BUS 5440 Financial Management
The most basic function of a manager is to increase the intrinsic value of the firm. This
course combines theory and practical applications to help understand how
shareholder value may be increased.
studies the concepts and tools of corporate financial
management and financial planning, including capital budgeting, capital structure,
and net working capital. It also considers the importance of ethics in financial
Required Materials and Textbook(s)
Brigham, E. F. & Ehrhardt, M. C. (2020). Financial m
anagement: Theory and
(16th ed.). South-Western College Pub.
Rose, C. S. & Sesia, A. (2013).
Barclays and the LIBOR scandal.
Academic honesty is highly valued in Florida Tech's online courses. The student must
always submit work that represents original words or ideas. If any words or ideas are
used that do not represent those original words or ideas, the student must cite all
relevant sources and provide a clear definition of the extent to which such sources
were used. Words or ideas that require citation include but are not limited to, all hard
copy or electronic publications, whether copyrighted or not, and all verbal or visual
communication when the content of such communication clearly originates from an
identifiable source. In the Florida Tech online course, all submissions to any public