Financial Methods for Lawyers
- Semester: Fall 2021
- Course ID: 292G
- Credit Hours: 2
- Grading Method: Pass/Fail Mandatory
- Experiential Credit: 2 credit hours
- Short course: Aug 26 - Nov 04, 2021
- Upperclass-only elective
|TUE, THU||2:15 - 3:22 pm||TNH 2.114|
Same as LAW 272P, Financial Methods for Lawyers.
The class is designed for law students of all interests, including those who are undecided and those who are focused on a particular area such as litigation, public interest law, family law, regulatory work, criminal law, or business law. Financial Methods for Lawyers covers time value of money, expected value decision making, and investment in enterprises. It also covers the basic financial statement components: balance sheets, income statements and cash flow statements. The class is only available on a pass/fail basis. It is designated as a skills course. Students earn points toward a passing grade through online quizzes, Excel spreadsheet and other exercises, and regular attendance.