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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

An Introduction to (Corporate) Finance

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 29 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
Introduction to Finance for Everyone: Decisions9m
What is Finance?5m
3 Important Aspects of Financial Decisions9m
5 readings
Specialization Outline10m
Where are Our Learners From?10m
Keeping a Learning Portfolio10m
Course Outline10m
Thinking Ahead to the Op-Ed Assignment10m
2 practice exercises
Learner Interest Survey30m
Making a Difference 130m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Ideas & Time Value of Money I

3 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 67 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
7 videos
Market Types10m
Time Value of Money I24m
The Dutch Auction4m
Dutch Auction - give it a try!2m
The 3-Step Procedure to Improve Problem-Solving9m
Financial Calculator Tutorial7m
3 readings
LearnSmart: What it is and how to use it10m
LearnSmart: Introduction to Corporate Finance (Optional)10m
Financial Calculator Options10m
3 practice exercises
Time Value of Money I30m
Using Your Financial Calculator30m
Making a Difference 230m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Debt & Time Value of Money II

3 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 68 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
8 videos
Income Inequality6m
Social and Environmental Consequences4m
Overextended Debt7m
Introduction to Annuities & Perpetuities4m
Future Value of an Annuity12m
Present Value of an Annuity16m
Perpetuities14m
1 reading
LearnSmart: Introduction to Valuation: Time Value of Money (Optional)10m
3 practice exercises
Money Flows30m
Making a Difference 330m
Time Value of Money II30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Decisions Synthesis

4 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 78 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
4 videos
Time Value of Money II Quiz Solutions20m
Solutions to Final Quiz22m
Course 1 Epilogue7m
1 reading
Solutions to Final Quiz using a Financial Calculator10m
2 practice exercises
Final Quiz - Graded30m
End of Course Feedback30m

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