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Beginner Level
Approx. 11 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Behavioral Biases in Finance - Part 1

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 72 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
1. Overconfidence Bias6m
2. Representativeness Bias - Base rate neglect9m
3. Anchoring and adjustment bias7m
4. Cognitive Dissonance Bias9m
5. Availability bias9m
6. Self-Attribution Bias9m
7. Illusion of Control Bias8m
2 readings
Using Behavioral Finance to Better Understand the Psychology of Investors10m
The Mistakes We Make—and Why We Make Them10m
1 practice exercise
Assessment 140m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Behavioral Biases in Finance - Part 2

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 87 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
9. Ambiguity Aversion Bias10m
10. Endowment bias10m
11. Self-Control Bias9m
12. Optimism Bias13m
13. Mental Accounting Bias9m
14. Confirmation Bias13m
15. Loss Aversion Bias12m
2 readings
Behavioral Finance: Theories and Evidence10m
Fuel Your 401(k) with the Secrets of Behavioral Finance10m
1 practice exercise
Assessment 240m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Behavioral Biases in Finance - Part 3

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 79 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
17. Recency Bias13m
18. Regret Aversion Bias 111m
19. Regret Aversion Bias 29m
20. Framing Bias9m
21. Status Quo Bias12m
22. Sample size neglect9m
2 readings
Women and Investing:A Behavioral Finance Perspective10m
How Biases Affect Investor Behaviour10m
1 practice exercise
Assessment 345m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Psychographic models in Finance

4 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 49 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
4 videos
Psychographic models 212m
Psychographic models 317m
Conclusion9m
1 reading
Manipulate Me: The Booming Business in Behavioral Finance10m

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About the Financial Markets and Investment Strategy Specialization

The Investment Management Specialization teaches professional asset management of securities using portfolio management and behavioral aspects of finance. Specific topics include: an introduction to the basics of finance, how to evaluate risk and expected return, the behavioral aspect of investment strategy, and current trends....
Financial Markets and Investment Strategy

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