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  • Portfolio ManagementFNCE90050

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Investment principles, philosophies and processes. Advanced practical applications of modern portfolio theory; the capital asset pricing model; and arbitrage pricing theory. Asset allocation; passive indexed portfolios; actively managed portfolios; and market neutral portfolios. Students will sol...

  • Data and DecisionsBUSA90059

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Contemporary business is awash in data. Modern business processes and activities usually involve multiple streams of data from areas as diverse as marketing activities, operational processes and financial activities. Therefore, managers are frequently confronted with how to harness these to under...

  • Principles of FinanceFNCE90019

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject covers portfolio analysis and financial management. Topics include: return and risk, portfolio theory, asset pricing models, market efficiency, capital budgeting, cost of capital, dividend policy and capital structure.  

  • Case Studies in FinanceFNCE90023

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This is a capstone subject for the program consisting of selected case studies from topics including: financial management, investment management, portfolio analysis, derivatives and risk management, mergers and acquisitions, raising capital and other topical issues. The case studies describe act...

  • Strategic Management AccountingACCT90006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The objective of the subject is to help students understand and analyse the systems used by organisations to measure and manage their performance and to implement their strategies in a changing environment. Traditionally accounting performance measurement and budgetary control systems served this...

  • Financial Analysis and ValuationACCT30006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides the capstone course in business financial analysis and firm valutaion. The subject will include a detailed analysis of a firm's business strategy, financial statements and additional disclosures to assess the quality, profitability, risk, future prospects and value of the firm.

  • Macroeconomic TechniquesECON90021

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Introduction to recent developments in macroeconomics. Students will learn how to formulate and solve stochastic dynamic economic models and to apply these techniques to a number of substantive issues in consumption, asset pricing, business cycle theory, monetary economics and labour economics.

  • Applied Analytics LabBUSA90522

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject involves completion of a 10-week project using real data from an industry setting. The subject integrates academic learning, practical challenges in implementing data analytics in an organisation, employability skills and attributes and an improved knowledge of how analytics can be i...

  • Project Management FundamentalsMGMT90211

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The work that most managers do involve managing projects of various type, complexity and size. Sound knowledge and understanding of project management principles is vital to ensure that projects are effectively completed and delivered within the expected time, budget and scope. This course intro...

  • Advanced Quantitative Research MethodsMGMT90199

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is aimed at students in research graduate programs. The subject introduces students to advanced inferential techniques used in management and marketing research. Topics will include but not limited to regression models, critical assumptions, mediation and moderation, limited dependen...

  • International TradeECON40003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Topics include determinants of the patterns of trade and the gains from trade; the analytics of the instruments of trade policy under different market structures; the political economy of trade policy; the economics of preferential trade agreements; and the role of the World Trade Organisation.

  • Advanced Qualitative Research MethodsMGMT90198

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is aimed at students undertaking graduate research programs. The overall aim is to introduce students to advanced methods and techniques commonly used by qualitative researchers in management and marketing research. It provides students with hands-on experience of working with differ...

  • Business Economics and e-CommerceECON20006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides a review of and extension to basic economic analysis of decisions to enable completing students to assist, advise and interpret business decisions, including pricing, product development and strategic redefinition of businesses (mergers, etc.). Students are provided with eco...

  • Organisations, Economics and IncentivesECON30017

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is concerned with the economics of asymmetric information, when agents may have private knowledge, take hidden actions, and attempt to manipulate the knowledge, information and incentives of others. Using game theory and information economics it will cover the main techniques and res...

  • History of Economic ThoughtECON30008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The development of economic theory, emphasising the works of the classical and neoclassical economists and Keynes. The subject will be concerned with looking at modern economic theory from an historical perspective. Students will be expected to read original works as well as secondary literature.

  • Labour EconomicsECON30006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines how labour markets function, the market where employers and workers interact. Topics include labour supply, labour demand, wage determination, education and training, compensating wage differentials, unions and collective bargaining, labour market discrimination, earnings in...

  • The Economics of TaxationECON30016

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Topics include review of the economic framework for analysing decision making; background to the Australian and other relevant taxation systems; issues and controversies in relation to the tax system and taxpayer decisions; objectives of tax collectors and taxpayers; why taxes exist; options and ...

  • Organisations, Ethics and SocietyMGMT30008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject critically examines the ways in which business organisations affect and are affected by the wider society in which they operate. That 'wider society' includes governments, communities, the natural environment and other stakeholders. It also includes global and local trends and forces...

  • Applied Analytics Capstone Part 1MGMT90250

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Students undertake an original investigation of a topic relevant to analytics and its application. Under the supervision and guidance of an academic researcher, students are required to design and conduct a practice-oriented investigation. This would typically involve a literature review, data co...

  • Science, Technology & Innovation PolicyMGMT90184

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides those working with funding and the governance of research and innovation with knowledge and insights in areas such as: structured overview of science, technology and innovation (STI) policy (theory and practice);review of the state of the art in tools and methods for fundin...