Course Description: This course introduces the student to the fundamentals of business finance. It requires an understanding of mathematics as well as economic concepts and accounting principles. The course is corporate-oriented with emphasis on practical applications and problem-solving techniques. The primary objective is to provide the student with the tools to understand and solve the basic financial problems confronting business today. The topics covered include the financial statement analysis and preparation, the time value of money, valuation of assets and  capital budgeting techniques