Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Host University Units4
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
An introduction to the principles of financial management, the role of finance within the firm, the firm and its objectives, time value of money, valuation of financial assets, capital budgeting techniques, risk and return, costs of capital, estimation and forecasting of cash flows, project evaluation, and other financial management tools.
The successful student of Business Finance should understand and be able to apply the concept of time value of money to general valuation of financial assets and other cash flow applications and employ the traditional evaluation techniques of capital budgeting analysis in business and personal capital investment decisions.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.