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MAF759 - Analytical Methods

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in courses M530, M630, M660, M720, M730, M740, M750, M760, M770, M794, D707, D709 or D712


previously titled: Quantitative Methods for Finance

Unit chair:

Ruipeng Liu



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Cloud (Online): Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 3 scheduled online seminars


This unit will enable students to understand the basic and more advanced mathematics and statistics involved in the finance world. It introduces financial mathematical concepts which underpin the financial decision making process. In addition the unit covers financial markets, portfolio management and econometric methods.


Assessment 1 (Individual) Online Test, 10%

Assessment 2 (Individual) Assignment (quantitative) 30%

Examination (2 hours) 60%

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination

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