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The final course of the specialization expands the knowledge of a construction project manager to include an understanding of economics and the mathematics of money, an essential component of every construction project. Topics covered include the time value of money, the definition and calculation of the types of interest rates, and the importance of Cash Flow Diagrams....
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Sous-titres : English

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Financial ModelingProjectFinanceReal Estate
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Beginner Level

Niveau débutant

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Recommandé : 7 hours/week

Approx. 23 heures pour terminer
Comment Dots

English

Sous-titres : English

Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

1

Section
Clock
16 minutes pour terminer

Introduction To The Construction Finance Course

Professor Ibrahim Odeh provides an overview of the Construction Finance course, and introduces the guest speakers....
Reading
1 vidéo (Total 6 min), 1 lecture
Reading1 lecture
Course Survey10 min
Clock
3 heures pour terminer

The Mathematics of Money

Professor Ibrahim Odeh discusses the Mathematics of Money beginning with a definition of the Time Value of Money. Calculating simple and compound interest rates are covered along with distinguishing between nominal and effective interest rates. Illustrated in this module is drawing a cash flow diagram. ...
Reading
12 vidéos (Total 130 min), 1 quiz
Video12 vidéos
Computing Interest / Simple Interest Calculations9 min
Compound Interest Calculations12 min
Simple vs. Compound Interest Rate Example / Nominal and Effective Rate14 min
Nominal Interest Rate Example and Minimum Attractive Rate of Return15 min
Present and Future Value of Money11 min
Future Value of a Uniform Series11 min
Uniform Series8 min
Uniform Series: A deeper dive11 min
Equations for Uniform Series9 min
Net Present Value (NPV) Example8 min
Internal Rate of Return (IRR) Example8 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Mathematics Of Money32 min

2

Section
Clock
5 heures pour terminer

Real Estate Finance for Development Projects

Professor Anthony Webster introduces real estate finance providing an overview of the real estate project lifecycle, a discussion on zoning code parameters, and examples of estimating the sales price of a property. ...
Reading
12 vidéos (Total 134 min), 2 quiz
Video12 vidéos
Feasibility Study Example -- Project Parameters13 min
Development Costs6 min
"Comps" based Property Sale, Tax, Gain and Return12 min
"Cap Rate" based Sale, Tax Gain and Return15 min
Preview of "Discounted Cash Flow" Methods for Gain and Return11 min
Framework for "Discounted Cash Flow" (DCF) Analysis10 min
"Net Present Value" DCF Method for Project Evaluation15 min
Net Present Value (NPV) Examples4 min
"Internal Rate of Return" (IRR) Method for Project Evaluation12 min
NPV and IRR Analysis with Excel11 min
Changing and Comparing Compounding Periods10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Real Estate Finance Development Projects24 min

3

Section
Clock
5 heures pour terminer

Financial Plans for Development Projects

Professor Anthony Webster provides an in-depth look at designing and building commercial real estate by looking at financial plans. The module ends with a deep dive into decision tree analysis....
Reading
12 vidéos (Total 132 min), 2 quiz
Video12 vidéos
Debt Financing of Real Estate Projects10 min
Construction Loan Example10 min
Net Comprehensive Cash Flows for Sponsor and Lender9 min
DCF Project Evaluation for Sponsor and Lender14 min
Introduction to Decision Tree Analysis - 114 min
Introduction to Decision Tree Analysis - 28 min
Decision Tree Example - Overview10 min
Solving the Example in Excel10 min
Analysis of the Tree Results7 min
Decision Tree Example with Time Value of Cash9 min
Analysis of the Tree Results with Time Value Considered10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Designing and Building Commercial Real Estate20 min

4

Section
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

Project Finance

Professor Bob Dewing discusses project finance and provides an overview of Global Project Finance. The roles of stakeholders in project finance is reviewed in depth. ...
Reading
10 vidéos (Total 111 min), 1 quiz
Video10 vidéos
Stakeholders in Project Finance6 min
Stakeholder Roles9 min
Principles of Project Financing8 min
Risk and Risk Allocation16 min
Categories of Risk Allocation7 min
Sponsor Perspectives - Structuring and Documentation11 min
Completion Risks / Government Perspectives15 min
Contract Parties9 min
Contracts and Agreements17 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Project Finance20 min
Clock
1 heure pour terminer

Risk In Project Finance

Eduardo Gamez discusses risk in project financing outlining the different entities involved in a transaction for a project. ...
Reading
3 vidéos (Total 30 min), 1 quiz
Video3 vidéos
Borrowing vs Partnering Case Study: Revenue generating case11 min
Case Study: Developer land swap case / Identifying and Allocating Risk10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Risk in Project Finance12 min
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Meilleurs avis

par DGSep 5th 2018

Great course that helped understand financing throughout construction. I'm an attorney who recently joined a housing developer, and this course really assisted my understanding of the industry.

par SGMar 15th 2017

Very nice course, Just the Excel sheet of Professor Anthony Webster is a big question mark, where we can get this file so we can follow up with him during the class

Enseignant

Ibrahim Odeh, Ph.D., MBA

Instructor, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Columbia University
Director of Research and Founder, Global Leaders in Construction Management

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À propos de la Spécialisation Construction Management

Construction Management is the planning, coordinating, and building of a project from conception to completion. This specialization is intended for Construction industry professionals, engineers, and architects looking to advance their careers. Students interested in learning about construction project management would also benefit from this specialization....
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