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The course is delivered over 15 weeks, which includes 3 quizzes, 1 individual Corporate Finance project, 1 final exam, and 7 optional live sessions with Professor Damodaran. Each week, two - three topics will be released. Here’s how you can expect to spend your time in the course:

Week Content  
Intro 01/28/2018 - Intro - Class structure and description  
1 01/29/2018 - Broad themes and first principles
01/30/2018 - Utopia and Let Down
02/01/2018 - Reality and Reaction
02/02/2018 - Live Session 1 
 
2 02/05/2018 - Defining and Measuring Risk
02/06/2018 - The Risk Free Rate
02/08/2018 - The Equity Risk Premium 
 
3 02/12/2018 - Country Risk
02/13/2018 - Relative Risk - Regression Betas
02/15/2018 - Relative Risk - Beta Determinants 
02/16/2018 - Live Session 2
 
4 02/19/2018 - Relative Risk - Bottom up Beta Basics 
02/20/2018 - Relative Risk - More on Bottom up Betas 
02/22/2018 - Cost of Debt
 
5 02/26/2018 - Cost of Capital
02/27/2018 - Quiz 1
02/28/2018 - Cost of Capital 
03/01/2018 - Projects and Accounting Returns 
 
6 03/05/2018 - Incremental Cash Flow Returns 
03/06/2018 - Loose Ends 
03/09/2018 - Debt versus Equity - The Tradeoff 
 
7 03/12/2018 - The Cost of Capital Approach - Basics
03/12/2018 - Live Session 4
03/13/2018 - Quiz 2
03/14/2018 - The Cost of Capital Approach - Extensions
03/15/2018 - The Cost of Capital Approach - Wrap Up 
 
8 03/19/2018 - APV and Relative Analysis 
03/20/2018 - Moving to the Optimal
03/22/2018 - The Perfect Financing 
 
9 03/26/2018 - Dividend Facts
03/26/2018 - Live Session 5 
03/27/2018 - Quiz 3
03/28/2018 - The Trade Off on Dividends 
03/29/2018 - Assessment 
 
10 04/02/2018 - Action and Follow-Up
04/03/2018 - The End Game 
 
11 04/09/2018 - Valuation: Introduction and the Big Picture 
04/10/2018 - Live Session 6
04/12/2018 - Cash Flows and Discount Rates
 
12 04/16/2018 - Growth and Value
04/19/2018 - The Terminal Value 
 
13 04/23/2018 - Valuation: Loose Ends 
04/24/2018 - Live Session 7
04/26/2018 - The Value of Control 
 
14 04/30/2018 - Relative Valuation (Pricing)
05/03/2018 - Closing Thoughts 
 
15 05/07/2018 - Live Session 8
05/09/2018 - Final Exam