FIN102 - Introduction to Financial Services Credits: 3
This course provides students with a practical introduction to the financial services field through a survey of the various financial markets that employ financial services workers. All of the key financial markets and industries are explored including banking, insurance, and investments. Representatives employed within these financial market industries will be invited into the class to discuss the academic preparation and skill sets required for effective employment in the changing landscape of these financial markets. The course also provides students with the opportunity to develop their critical-thinking and problem-solving skills by completing projects and working with computer software that simulates the financial services industry experience.