MAF702 - Financial Markets
|Enrolment modes:||(B, X)|
Trimester 1 (B) or trimester 2 (B, X)
A Ahsan (Trimester 1), M D'Rosario (Trimester 2)
|Contact hours:||1 x 3 hour seminar per week|
Note:Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.
ContentTopics addressed in this unit include: the operation and structure of a modern financial system (institutions, instruments and markets); direct and intermediated finance; interest rate determination and yield curve analysis; mathematical concepts; financial institutions; prudential supervision; equity markets and instruments; sources and types of short-term, medium-term and longer-term debt finance; financial instrument pricing; the foreign exchange markets; offshore funding in the international markets; and introduction to derivative instruments.
Test (Online) 10%, Written Assignment (Group/3-4 Students) 3500 words 30%, 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**||Student Contribution Rate***||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.