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MAE356 - Analytical Methods in Economics and Finance

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:MAF356
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:C Guven
Prerequisite:

MIS171

Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MAF256, MAF356, MSQ271

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class and 1 x 1 hour seminar each week

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Content

The unit introduces students to advanced statistical techniques in finance, economics and business. At the completion of the unit, students will have an appreciation of the role of these advanced quantitative techniques in finance and economics, in business decision making, as well as in research.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (individual) - Test (online) - 20%

Assessment 2 (individual) - Written Assignment (1500 words) - 20%

Examination 2 hours 60%

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

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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