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Semaine
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2 heures pour terminer

Investment Techniques

Welcome! This first week will engage you in investigating how value is created, distributed and destroyed, and will enable you to utilize different techniques for assessing the value of existing or potential investments. You will make connections between Value and concepts in the prior two courses of this Specialization, share (potentially valuable!) good ideas with your fellow learners, and communicate your new insights with the world....
Reading
3 videos (Total 41 min), 6 lectures, 3 quiz
Video3 vidéos
Introduction to Finance for Everyone: Value11 min
Investment Techniques26 min
Reading6 lectures
F4E Specialization Snapshot10 min
Course Outline10 min
Where are our learners from?10 min
Keeping a Learning Portfolio10 min
LearnSmart: What it is and how to use it10 min
LearnSmart: Net Present Value and Other Investment Criteria (optional)10 min
Quiz3 exercices pour s'entraîner
F4E: Value Introductory Survey12 min
Investment Techniques12 min
Making a Difference 12 min
Semaine
2
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2 heures pour terminer

Capital Investment Decisions

This week, we investigate cash flows! By week’s end, you will be able to explain its wide-ranging importance, employ critical assumptions to make decisions about potential investments, and utilize components used to analyze an existing or proposed idea. Furthermore, you will apply these skills to the first case of this Specialization and engage with your peers in discussion to collaboratively work through this scenario!...
Reading
3 videos (Total 55 min), 3 lectures, 3 quiz
Video3 vidéos
Cash Flow Components25 min
Introduction to the Mini-Case15 min
Reading3 lectures
LearnSmart Chapter 10: Making Capital Investment Decisions (Strongly Recommend)10 min
Cash Flow Components Chart - Before and After10 min
Mini-Case Challenge10 min
Quiz3 exercices pour s'entraîner
Cash Flow Assumptions12 min
Cash Flow Components12 min
Making a Difference 22 min
Semaine
3
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1 heure pour terminer

Market Efficiency & Risk

In week 3, you will begin to explore the big picture themes of market perfection and market correction. Within the context of these broad themes, you will contrast financial theory with financial practice, explain price convergence and divergence, and discern between the roles of risk and uncertainty in valuation. You will also take up the solution to the mini-case presented in week 2!...
Reading
2 videos (Total 42 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video2 vidéos
Mini-Case Solution24 min
Reading1 lecture
LearnSmart Chapter 12: Lessons from Capital Market History10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Making a Difference 32 min
Semaine
4
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1 heure pour terminer

Market Inefficiency

In this final week of F4E: Value, you will continue exploring market perfection and correction. You will interpret financial data, determine your opinion on the possibility of an upcoming market correction, and identify strategies you can use to protect yourself from turbulence. You will also reexamine your big idea from week 1, share your biggest takeaways from the course, and look ahead to F4E: Debt....
Reading
2 videos (Total 36 min), 2 quiz
Video2 vidéos
Course 3 Epilogue & Preview of Course 410 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Perfection & Correction Parts 1 & 212 min
End of Course Feedback24 min
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par JJAug 1st 2017

It is very helpful and interesting course. But you need to understand math. ;)

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À propos de la Spécialisation Finance for Everyone

Watch this intro video to learn more about the Specialization curriculum and Capstone Project! The Finance for Everyone Specialization will help you learn the language of finance and understand how the flow of money relates to the most important key social issues influencing our lives and communities. You’ll examine the connections between global and local finance; the flow of assets through businesses, governments, and other institutions; and the commodity, bond, and equity market dynamics that create and destroy financial value. When you complete the Specialization, you’ll be able to better understand both global financial news and your own personal financial decisions....
Finance for Everyone

Foire Aux Questions

  • Une fois que vous êtes inscrit(e) pour un Certificat, vous pouvez accéder à toutes les vidéos de cours, et à tous les quiz et exercices de programmation (le cas échéant). Vous pouvez soumettre des devoirs à examiner par vos pairs et en examiner vous-même uniquement après le début de votre session. Si vous préférez explorer le cours sans l'acheter, vous ne serez peut-être pas en mesure d'accéder à certains devoirs.

  • Lorsque vous vous inscrivez au cours, vous bénéficiez d'un accès à tous les cours de la Spécialisation, et vous obtenez un Certificat lorsque vous avez réussi. Votre Certificat électronique est alors ajouté à votre page Accomplissements. À partir de cette page, vous pouvez imprimer votre Certificat ou l'ajouter à votre profil LinkedIn. Si vous souhaitez seulement lire et visualiser le contenu du cours, vous pouvez accéder gratuitement au cours en tant qu'auditeur libre.

  • By the end of this course, you should be able to:

    1. Familiarize yourself with valuation techniques.

    2. Describe the importance of cash flows, assumptions and components.

    3. Develop your understanding of market perfection, correction, and ways to prepare yourself against financial turbulence.

    4. Perform financial calculations with accuracy.

    5. Build confidence in your ability to assess value.

    6. Relate important financial concepts and issues to experiences in your daily life and the real world.

    7. Engage with news that matters to you by linking it to value creation or destruction.

    8. Apply basic financial concepts to problem-solve individually and collaboratively.

  • The course is structured to be 4 weeks in length.

  • This course will be offered every month.

  • No previous knowledge is required. It is recommended that learners have basic mathematics knowledge.

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