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

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École Polytechnique

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

HOW TO READ A BALANCE SHEET

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 22 min)
5 videos
Figuring the balance sheet10m
Cash conversion cycle2m
Working capital requirement5m
Non-current assets1m
5 practice exercises
Why create a company?30m
Figuring the Balance Sheet30m
Cash Conversion Cycle30m
Working Capital Requirement30m
Non-Current Assets30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

VALUE CREATION AND CASH FLOW

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 34 min)
6 videos
The main financial metrics of wealth creation6m
How does your venture create cash?7m
Burn rate2m
Why equity?4m
Why not debt?10m
7 practice exercises
What is a business plan?30m
What is wealth?30m
The main financial metrics of wealth creation30m
How does your venture create cash?30m
Burn rate30m
Why Equity?30m
Why not Debt?30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

GROWTH AND MARKET POWER

1 hour to complete
1 video (Total 8 min)
1 practice exercise
Quiz Growth, market power and financing30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

THE ENTREPRENEUR AND THE FINANCIERS

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 20 min)
2 videos
5.The IPO: The beginning of a new story10m
2 practice exercises
Quiz The entrepreneur and the financier30m
Quiz The IPO30m

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