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Special Topics in Finance A (FNCE90043)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 6.25On Campus (Parkville)

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Overview

Year of offer2017
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeFNCE90043
Campus
Parkville
Availability
March
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Special subjects may be offered from time to time which are tailored to the interests of permanent and/ or visiting members of staff.

Intended learning outcomes

On successful completion of this subject students should be able to:

  • Explain the key issues associated with the special topic;
  • Analyse the relationship of the special topic to broader financial principles such as, where appropriate, asset pricing, corporate finance, market efficiency and/or empirical finance.

Generic skills

On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:

  • Oral communication
  • Written communication
  • Collaborative learning
  • Problem solving
  • Team work
  • Statistical reasoning
  • Application of theory to practice
  • Interpretation and analysis
  • Critical thinking
  • Synthesis of data and other information
  • Evaluation of data and other information
  • Using computer software
  • Accessing data and other information from a range of sources

Last updated: 16 August 2017