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Some algebra and an introductory understanding of time value of money (TVM)

Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Pricing and trading of bonds

  • Pricing and trading of stocks

  • How companies are financed and why

Skills you will gain

Pricing StocksTrading in Financial MarketsPricing Bonds
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Beginner Level

Some algebra and an introductory understanding of time value of money (TVM)

Approx. 10 hours to complete
English

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University of Michigan

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

week 1: Bond Valuation

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 61 min), 5 readings
5 videos
1.1 Financing: Bonds and Stocks13m
1.2 Zero-Coupon Government Bonds20m
1.3 Government Coupon Bonds15m
1.4 Bond Pricing: Calculations10m
5 readings
Specialization - Syllabus45m
Course 3-Syllabus30m
Note-Formula3m
Note-Spreadsheets30m
Pre-Course Survey 10m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Week 2: Bond Prices & Market Data

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 11 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
1 video
1 reading
Note-Spreadsheets30m
2 practice exercises
Practice Assignment 11h
Assignment 11h
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

week 3: Stock Valuation

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 76 min), 1 reading
4 videos
3.2 Stock Pricing/Valuation21m
3.3 Dividend & Growth Stocks22m
3.4 The Engine of Growth17m
1 reading
Note-Formulae30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Week 4: Stock Prices & Market Data

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 8 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
3 readings
Note-Formulae30m
Post-Course Survey10m
Keep Learning with Michigan Online!10m
2 practice exercises
Practice Assignment 21h
Assignment 21h

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