Level I Core Elements Courses

Learn the core elements underlying the Level I exam before you begin studying with Schweser’s two-course package. Receive both the Financial and Reporting Analysis course and the Financial Mathematics and Investments course when you purchase the complete package.

The Financial and Reporting Analysis course is designed to introduce the candidate to the income statement, balance sheet, and cash flow statement. It focuses on the terminology, understanding, and linkages between these primary statements.

The Financial Mathematics and Investments course introduces candidates to key mathematical techniques that will be employed in several areas of the curriculum. The course focuses on the concept of time value of money and its use in investment valuation. Features of the main asset classes and the mathematical techniques used to value them are also investigated. The course also introduces the topic area of derivatives, enabling the candidate to become familiar with the terminology surrounding these products.

Study Packages

Prepare confidently and save money when you buy one of our bundles.


Starting at $999.00

Along with the industry’s best study materials, you’ll receive invaluable guidance from expert CFA charterholders and a final review to reinforce your knowledge.


Starting at $1,499.00

Combine effective study materials, expert instruction, and a final review to provide you with maximum confidence on exam day.



Reinforce your knowledge, practice your exam techniques, and improve your exam-taking skills with the best instructors in the industry.

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