Start by taking a single course
At CalSouthern, you have the option of enrolling in a course without committing to a degree program. It’s a fantastic way to get a feel for the CalSouthern online learning experience before enrolling. You can apply the credits you earn to a CalSouthern bachelor’s degree program, or, since CalSouthern is regionally accredited, the credits are readily transferable into a bachelor’s program at another institution, as well.* Or, maybe you simply want to gain college-level knowledge and expertise in a topic area of interest to you.
Choose from any of the undergraduate courses in CalSouthern’s School of Business. A vast selection of subjects are available, on topics as diverse as business communication, marketing, finance, human resources and international business.
Getting started is quick and easy. No entrance exams are required and you don’t have to provide official transcripts. Courses start every month and you’ll never encounter a closed course or waiting list!
*Although credits from regionally accredited institutions like CalSouthern are readily accepted by other universities, acceptance is at the discretion of the receiving institution.
Undergraduate Business Courses
IB 2404 International Finance
This course studies the branch of finance that covers the dynamics of exchange rates, foreign investments, and how these affect international trade. It is the international study of individuals, businesses, and organizations and how they raise, allocate, and use monetary resources over time, taking into account the risks entailed in their projects. It provides today’s financial managers with an understanding of the fundamental concepts and the tools necessary to be effective global managers.Learning Outcomes:
- Examine the global financial environments.
- Analyze exchange rates.
- Summarize how risk and return are important in international finance.
- Analyze stocks and stock markets and their relevance with today's business success.
- Define the cost of capital.
- Define capital structure and distribution policy and its relevance to today's market.
- Explain the derivatives and risk management.
- Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
- Practice ethical behavior in regard to information and information technology.