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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Welcome & Personal Debt

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 50 min), 5 readings, 4 quizzes
5 videos
Course Introduction Part II: When Giving In to Temptation Becomes the Norm9m
Personal Debt Part I: Debt & Financial Literacy17m
Personal Debt Part II: Reading the Signs of 2007 and Today6m
Personal Debt Part III: Common Types & Taking Stock8m
5 readings
F4E Specialization Snapshot10m
Course Outline10m
Where are Our Learners From?10m
Keeping a Learning Portfolio10m
Introduction to Final Assignment: Choose Your Own Debt Case Study10m
4 practice exercises
Learner Introduction Survey30m
Practice Quiz: Personal Debt30m
Personal Debt30m
Making a Difference 130m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Corporate Debt

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 51 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
2 videos
Firm Debt Part 2: Theorizing How Much to Borrow24m
2 readings
LearnSmart - what it is and how to use it10m
LearnSmart Chapter 16: Financial Leverage and Capital Structure Policy10m
4 practice exercises
Practice Quiz: Firm Debt Part 130m
Practice Quiz: Firm Debt Part 230m
Firm Debt30m
Making a Difference in Week 230m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Government Debt

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 23 min)
2 videos
Sovereign Debt Part II: The Big Picture10m
3 practice exercises
Practice Quiz: Sovereign Debt Parts I & II30m
Sovereign Debt30m
Making a Difference 330m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Debt Synthesis

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 16 min)
1 video
1 practice exercise
End of Course Feedback30m

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