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(B, S, W, X)
Trimester 1 (B, S, W, X), trimester 2 (B), trimester 3 (X)
H Ahmed (Trimester 1), A Jain (trimester 2), C Ratcliffe (trimester 3)
|Incompatible with:||MAF101 (2001 version only)|
|Contact hours:||1 x 2 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per week|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
Topics addressed in this unit include: the operation and structure of a modern financial system; direct and intermediated finance; interest rate determination and yield curve analysis; financial institutions; prudential supervision; equity markets; sources and types of short-term, medium-term and longer-term debt finance; financial instrument pricing; the foreign exchange market; off shore-funding in the international markets; and an introduction to the derivatives markets.
Written Assignment (Group/2-3 Students) 2000-2500 words 20%, Tests (In Class x 2 10% each) 20%, Examination 2 hours 60%, Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.
From Trimester 2 2013:
Assessment 1 (Group of 2-3 students) – Written assignment 2000-2500 words 20%,
Assessment 2 (Online x 2, 10% each) – Tests 20%,
Examination 2 hours 60%.
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.