Pusan National University

Course Description

  • Course Name


  • Host University

    Pusan National University

  • Location

    Busan, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Business Administration

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Objectives
    1. Learn the basic financial concepts involved in investment management.
    2. Understand the processes involved in investment management.
    4. Learn how to calculate investment return with both arithmetic and geometric means.
    5. Calculate the present value of future cash flows.
    6. Learn how to calculate the risk of an investment.
    7. Learn how to calculate the selling price of stocks and bonds.

    Course Description
    Lecture information: This course provides an introduction to investment management issues, which complement the broader financial management issues discussed in Financial Management. An understanding of the investment concepts is also useful for understanding related Finance concepts including Corporate Finance, International Finance, and, Financial Statement Analysis.

    Student performance criteria
    1. Students learn available investment instruments and the purpose and operation of capital markets in the United States and around the world.
    2. Students understand how to evaluate current investments and future opportunities to develop a
    portfolio of investments that will satisfy their risk-return objectives.