Financial Mastery

Delve deeper into data and enhance your global perspective on all things finance—while also improving your ability to work effectively on teams as well as independently.

Courses in this module

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Core Course

Communicating with Impact

Effective communication enables leaders to grow their impact in the world as part of a global community. In Communicating with Impact, you will learn to use storytelling as a powerful communication tool to inform, engage, motivate and inspire others. You will also develop presentation skills for success in business environments by learning how to create and deliver a clear, concise, and compelling pitch.

Key topics & skills

  • Communicating with Individuals & Groups

  • Presentation Skills: Storytelling

  • Presentation Skills: Pitching

Core Course

Corporate Finance

Here you’ll address major decisions and strategies faced by corporations. You’ll explore options, shareholder distributions, capital structure, and tactical financing.

Key topics & skills

  • Cash & Capital Management

  • Optimal Capital Structure

  • Public, Private & Alternative Financing

  • Shareholder Distributions and Introduction to Valuation and M&A

  • Risk Management & Financial Distress

Core Course

Financial Planning & Analysis with Excel

The finance function in a corporation often includes a financial planning and analysis department, which serves as an analytical support for the senior and line managers. This course will cover the primary functions of FP&A including operating planning and budgets, capital investment decisions, financial modeling, and risk assessment.

Key topics & skills

  • Budgeting & Short-Term Financial Planning

  • Financial Models & Forecasting

  • Free Cash Flow Estimation

  • Capital Investment Decisions

  • Risk Assessment

Core Course

Global Financial Markets

This course encompasses financial markets, their functions, and primary global actors. This course prepares students to work within US financial markets and institutions, then expands the view to international markets and their interrelationships. You’ll look at examples that illustrate the different structures, practices, policies and evolutions, which are shaping financial systems across the global economy.

Key topics & skills

  • Financial Markets & Institutions

  • Debt Markets & Stock Markets

  • Banking Systems and the Role of Government

  • Foreign Exchange & International Trade

  • Financial Crises & International Relations

Business Challenge

Business Challenge: Financial

Put all your newly acquired knowledge and skills directly into practice at the end of each block through a practical and relevant business challenge. Teams will draw on the content and themes of previous courses in each block to complete challenges involving simulations, executive pitch presentations, innovation hackathons, real company challenges, designing new business models, etc.

Key Topics & Skills

  • Cross Functional Strategic Decision Making, Planning & Coordination

  • Analyzing Real & Simulated Business Cases

  • Team Leadership & Dynamics

Courses and challenges subject to change

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    Scholarship Deadline - Round 5

    May 31, 2024

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