Department of Finance

Graduate Syllabi

Note: Schedule is subject to change

Note: FA and SP denote full-semester courses, FA1 and FA2 are half-semester courses. See semester legend

COURSE # COURSE NAME CREDIT HOUR TENTATIVE SEMESTER OFFERED
(Semester Legend)
PREREQUISITES
FA FA1 FA2 SP SP1 SP2 SU1 SU2 SU3 SU4
CORE
FINA 6A35 Managerial Finance 1.5 FA1 SP1 Graduate Standing
FINA 6387 Managerial Analysis 3.0 FA SP Graduate Standing
CORPORATE
FINA 7A10 (temporarily listed as FINA 7A97) Intermediate Corporate Finance: Valuation 1.5 FA1 FA2 SP1 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A30 (temporarily listed as FINA 7A97) Advanced Corporate Finance 1.5 FA2 SP1 FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7A10 "Intermediate Corporate Finance: Valuation" (temporarily listed as FINA 7A97)
FINA 7A33 (temporarily listed as FINA 7A97) Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures 1.5 FA2 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7A10 "Intermediate Corporate Finance: Valuation" (temporarily listed as FINA 7A97)
FINA 7370 Cases in Corporate Finance 3.0 SU1 FINA 6335 or 6A35
INVESTMENTS
FINA 7A20 (temporarily listed as FINA 7A97) Capital Markets 1.5 FA1 SP1 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A23 (temporarily listed as FINA 7A97) Portfolio Theory and Practice 1.5 FA2 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7A20 (temporarily listsed as FINA 7A97)
FINA 7321 Fixed Income Security Analysis 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Financial Securities and Innovation 3.0 SU2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
DERIVATIVES
FINA 7A50 (temporarily listsed as FINA 7A97) Introduction to Derivatives 1.5 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7350 Options 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35 (starting Fall 2014, also FINA 7A50)
FINA 7351 Forwards Futures and Swaps 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35 (starting Fall 2014, also FINA 7A50)
FINA 7397 Financial Risk Management 3.0 SU1 SU4 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Financial Engineering 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
VARIOUS
FINA 7326 Private Equity & Investment Banking 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7341 Commercial Banking 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7340 Financial Markets 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7360 International Finance 3.0 FA SU4 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7336 Techniques & Tactics of Project Finance 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7334 Strategy for Project Finance 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Behavioral Finance 3.0 SU3 Graduate Standing
FINA 7397 Finance & Ethics 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Personal Financial Planning 1.5 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Principles of Microfinance 3.0 SP ACCT 6331 & FINA 6A35
FINA 7397 Res & Appl in Microfinance 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
REAL ESTATE
FINA 7497 Essentials of Real Estate 4.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7380 Real Estate Finance 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Real Estate Market Analysis 3.0 FA
FINA 7397 Advanced Real Estate Finance and Investment 3.0 SP FINA 7497 Essentials of Real Estate or consent of the instructor
FINA 7397 Market Analysis & Project Feasibility 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Multifamily Residential Real Estate Fundamentals 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Developing a Real Estate Project 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Legal Issues - Real Estate Law 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Real Estate Capstone 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7297 Real Estate Studies and Projects 3.0 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Seminar: Real Estate Studies and Projects 3.0 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Professional Real Estate Internship 3.0 Permission from Instructor
FINA 7397 RE Practicum-Prof Internship 2.0 FA SU1 SU4 Permission from Instructor
FINA 7397 Real Estate Case Stud & Comp 3.0 FA
ENERGY
FINA 7397 Energy Value Creation 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7371 Energy Value Chain 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Midstream Energy Finance 3.0 SU2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7372 Upstream Economics 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7373 Petrochemical & Refining Economics 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7376 Energy Trading 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Energy Analysis 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7397 Energy Trading
FINA 7352 Energy Derivatives 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Energy Insurance & Risk Management 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Future of Value Creation in the Oil & Gas Industry 3.0 SU4 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Research Value Creation in National Oil Companies 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
COUGAR FUND
FINA 7397 Financial Analysis & Corporate Strategy 3.0 FA Cougar Fund Only

Semester Legend

Note: FA and SP denote full-semester courses,
FA1 and FA2 are half-semester courses.

FA = All of Fall Semester SP2 = Spring Session 2
FA1 = Fall Session 1 SU1 = Summer Session 1
FA2 = Fall Session 2 SU 2 = Summer Session 2
SP = All of Spring Semester SU3 = Summer Session 3
SP1 = Spring Session 1 SU4 = Summer Session 4
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