Banking and Finance (BAF)

Courses

BAF 121. Economics for Bankers. 3.0 Credits. Class-3.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course is designed to provide bankers with an introduction to the fundamental principles of economics. Emphasis is placed on the basics of economics theory, macroeconomics, and examples of the application of economics to banking. Upon completion, students should be able to interpret economic indicators, relate basic principles of economic theory, describe inflation, and compare and contrast economic systems.

Prerequisites: L11427

BAF 143. Financial Planning. 3.0 Credits. Class-3.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course covers the perspectives, principles, and practices of financial planning. Topics include investment, retirement, tax, and estate planning. Upon completion, students should be able to understand the process that looks at a customer's financial picture and recommend strategies to achieve the customer's objectives.