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  • Business in AsiaIBUS20001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Asia is a diverse and complex region. The subject investigates the key elements and dynamics of the changing business environment in Asian countries. Particular attention is paid to the relationship between the economy, business and domestic politics and to the impact of international trends. Top...

  • Financial SpreadsheetingFNCE90026

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    MS Excel features including formulae and ranges, altering worksheet appearance, workbook management, transferring data, analysis and manipulation tools. Visual Basic for Applications including user defined functions and macros. Application of programming to a range of financial problems.

  • Derivative SecuritiesFNCE90020

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject covers derivative markets and derivative securities. It discusses pricing, risk management and regulatory aspects of derivative securities. Topics include: forwards and futures markets, options markets, arbitrage and trading strategies, basic pricing concepts, the cost-of-carry model...

  • Mergers and Value Enhancing StrategiesFNCE90021

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject covers mergers and acquisitions and other value enhancing policies. Topics to be covered include: valuation techniques, mergers and acquisitions (introduction, motives, corporate control, strategic issues, offensive and defensive strategies and ploys); demergers (equity carve outs an...

  • Implementation of StrategyBUSA90126

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

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  • Research in AuditingACCT40003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Auditing is a crucial part of our system of corporate governance. This subject will give students a much greater understanding of auditing and assurance and in particular how research into auditing and assurance informs auditing principles, practice and theory. It is a readings and discussion bas...

  • Monetary EconomicsECON90011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This is an advanced course on modern monetary economics, providing coverage of issues and techniques of analysis used in current research. Topics may include: general equilibrium models of money, inflation and public finance, money and time consistency, search-theoretic models of money, and monet...

  • International Accounting Study ProgramACCT30011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    The subject explores a contemporary accounting issue arising from a socio-economic event through an international study program. Students are first briefed on financial and management accounting research on the issue chosen for the program. The students then visit a number of major corporate, reg...

  • Cases in Business ModellingBUSA90470

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The subject will be divided into three components which will be chosen from the following four topic areas:A. Data and Decisions. Here we use basic statistical models and decision theory to produce solutions to common decision situations that arise in management. Tools used include structured dec...

  • Government Today 1PPMN90045

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines contemporary issues in policymaking and governing and how they are addressed. It draws on the expertise of prominent academic and practitioner visitors to the Melbourne School of Government and reflects the core research areas of the Melbourne School of Government. Students ...

  • Bayesian EconometricsECOM40002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The overall aim of this subject is to introduce students to the essential concepts and techniques/tools used in Bayesian inference and to apply Bayesian inference to a number of econometric models. Basic concepts and tools introduced include joint, conditional and marginal probability distributio...

  • Positive Political EconomicsECON40009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides an overview of the field of political economics. Political economics extends the scope of standard economic analysis by assuming that individuals follow their own agenda and maximize their own utility not only in the economic, but also in the political sphere. The following ...

  • Acc.Information and Security ValuationACCT90008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines the use of financial statements for the fundamental valuation of listed and non-listed entities. Fundamental analysis will be examined in detail and applied to valuation projects involving local and multinational companies. This subject is built around the use of residual ea...

  • Public Sector Accounting and ReportingACCT90035

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will develop student’s knowledge of the theory and practice of public sector accounting, accountability and reporting. This subject will examine the regulatory framework and consider the role and application of accounting in the public sector.

  • Applied Research EssayACCT90027

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Students are required to conduct a piece of independent research on an applied topic. The completed work is then submitted for assessment in the form of an applied research essay or research report, which is not to exceed 5,000 words. The Head of the Department of Accounting and Business Informat...

  • Accounting for ManagersBUSA90003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Accounting is the “language of business,” and accounting information is the basis for performance measurement, business contracting, and most operating, investing, and financing decisions that managers make. Financial accounting information affects how individuals outside a company perceive that ...

  • Managing People for High PerformanceBUSA90395

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines human behaviour at the individual, group and organisational levels. Theories, models and research will be discussed and applied through case studies, syndicate team assignments, experiential exercises and relfection on work experience. Each topic has been selected to help yo...

  • Supply Chain AnalyticsBUSA90521

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Rapid advancements in technology (particularly the internet), combined with fast and cheap computing power, have enabled firms to radically transform their industries by developing business models and reengineering their supply chains. This subject provides students with the ability to use approp...

  • Special Topics in Finance DFNCE90067

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

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

  • Market Leadership & Strategic MarketingMKTG90020

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject deals with strategic marketing management and the carefully thought-out plans required to outperform the competition. Drawing on the Faculty of Business and Economics latest research and unique approach to marketing students will learn to examine and apply strategic marketing decisi...