Understanding Finance

Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GDBU1046 FDS (3,3,0)
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What is the course about?

GDBU1046 is designed to help students understand the role of finance, (in particular, financial markets), in individuals’ daily lives, in the decision making process of corporation and in the smooth functioning of the society. Students will learn important financial concepts to guard against being misled into making inappropriate financial decisions so that catastrophic loss may be avoided. Students will also be able to participate in the discussion of financial impacts of issues faced by Hong Kong and hence, is equipped to form a balanced view of the world.


Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.