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Commerce, Faculty of Commerce & Business Administration

COEC: Commerce Economics

COEC 126 (3) Data: Description, Display, and Inference
Use of data and statistics to convey information on important issues of the world economy. Credit will be granted for only one of COEC 126 or COMM 126. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Equivalency: COMM 126.
COEC 293 (3) Financial Accounting
Construction and interpretation of financial reports prepared primarily for external use. Credit will be granted for only one of COEC 293 or COMM 293. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Equivalency: COMM 293.
COEC 298 (3) Introduction to Finance
Basic principles of financial valuation, including the time-value of money and the risk/return tradeoff. Develops tools for the quantitative analysis of corporate and/or individual financing and saving decisions, and of capital budgeting decisions. Credit will be granted for only one of COEC 293 or COMM 298. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [3-0-0]
Prerequisite: All of COEC 293, ECON 204.
Equivalency: COMM 298.
COEC 365 (3) Market Research
The process of marketing research including problem/opportunity formulation, research objectives, data sources, research instrument design, sampling, data collection and processing and methods of data analysis. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: ECON 308.
Equivalency: COMM 365.
COEC 370 (3) Corporate Finance
Corporate enterprise decisions including capital budgeting; capital structure choice; and financial policies, tools, and valuation. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: ECON 308.
Equivalency: COMM 370.
COEC 371 (3) Investment Theory
Basic concepts of finance, including security valuation, security markets, and financial decisions concerning risk and return. Credit will be granted for only one of COEC 371 or COMM 371. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: COEC 298.
Equivalency: COMM 371.
COEC 377 (3) International Financial Markets and Institutions
Structure, nature and institutions of foreign exchange markets, including spot, forward, futures, options, and offshore currency markets. Factors affecting exchange rates are also discussed. Credit will be granted for only one of COEC 377 or COMM 377. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: COEC 371.
Equivalency: COMM 377.
COEC 394 (3) Government and Business
Roles of government and business in the Canadian economy including effects of public policy on the business environment. Ethical foundations of government, business and personal decision-making. Credit will be granted for only one of COEC 394 or COMM 394. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: ECON 204.
Equivalency: COMM 394.
COEC 491 (3) Strategic Management
Concepts and processes for the strategic management of single- and multi-business unit private sector enterprises, analyzed using the case method. Integrates methodologies from economic and organizational theory to form the foundations for strategic analyses. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Equivalency: COMM 491.
COEC 497 (3) New Enterprise Development
The particular problems and experiences encountered in starting, developing, and managing new enterprises. The course includes lectures, guest speakers, and case studies. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Equivalency: COMM 497, COMR 497.
COEC 498 (3) International Business Management
Development of general environmental framework for international business studies by drawing on international and development economics, research into government-business relations and studies in comparative socio-cultural systems and political systems. Credit will be granted for only one of COEC 498 or COMM 498. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Equivalency: COMM 498.

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