Courses Bachelor Display 2016-2017

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Course title Excel for Finance
Course code EBS2018
ECTS credits 4,0
Assessement Whole/Half Grades
Period
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
3 16-1-2017 27-1-2017 -
Level Intermediate
Coordinator Pomme Theunissen
For more information: p.theunissen@maastrichtuniversity.nl
Language of instruction English
Goals
This skill reviews core concepts from Finance 1.5 within the context of Microsoft Excel software's concepts and tools.
Description
The skill covers four core concepts in finance, capital budgeting, valuation, portfolio analysis and the capital asset pricing model through the application of Microsoft Excel's software package. Students will use problems in the text to solve analytical tasks using excel. In addition, students will be taught advanced Excel tools, ranging from mastering advanced Excel functions, pivot tables, to introductory macros. Finally, each week students will test their knowledge through two examinations testing their knowledge on core concepts in finance and excel. This course prepares students for incorporating more advanced Excel knowledge for the business and accounting environment that lays ahead.
Literature
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Prerequisites
Exchange students need to have taken at least one introductory finance course
and have an advanced level of English
Teaching methods Assignment / Groupwork
Assessment methods Attendance / Participation / Written Exam
Evaluation in previous academic year For the complete evaluation of this course please click "here"
This course belongs to the following programmes / specialisations
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Bachelor Economics and Business Economics Specialisation Economics Elective Skills
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