Unit details

MAF901 - Advanced Investments

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:This unit is only available to students enrolled in M800 - Master of Commerce, M900 - Doctor of Philosophy
Unit chair:

H Singh

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

MAF761

Contact hours:

1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This is a PhD unit that explores the theory, models and practice of investments. The main objective of this unit is to familiarise students with seminal and contemporary literature on selected topics in both theoretical and empirical finance. The unit provides a bridge to advanced research.

Assessment

Written Assignment 3000 words 30%, Presentation (Individual or Group of 2 Students) 10%, Examination 2 hours 60%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1260$1260$2875$3589

* 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.


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