Student Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO’s) are statements that specify what students will know, be able to do or be able to demonstrate when they have completed or participated in a Course or Program. SLO’s specify an action by the student that must be observable, measurable and able to be demonstrated.

Finance SLO’s:

  • Understand the determination of the aggregated economic performance over a business cycle, and assess the effects of public fiscal and monetary policies on social welfare and stabilization of the economy within the context of an open economy.
  • Explore the various managerial aspects and responsibilities required to conduct financial business activities in dynamic business environment by analyzing financial markets, institutions, and major types of financial instruments.
  • Understand the nature of risk, identify objectives and motivations of investors, evaluate risk/reward profiles and utilize critical thinking, analytical tools and economic analysis to identify appropriate investment strategies and support construction of portfolios.
  • Explore short- and long-term capital investment opportunities and associated risks in various settings.