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  • Derivative SecuritiesFNCE90020

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    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...

  • Applied Industry StudiesAGRI30034

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject provides students with the opportunity to apply the theoretical and practical knowledge acquired during their Bachelor of Agriculture degree to problem- based agricultural industry scenarios. Students will develop the capacity to undertake a ‘systems thinking’ approach to problems wi...

  • Economic RegulatorsLAWS70445

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    While regulation is a well-established discipline, relatively little academic attention has been dedicated to the challenges facing and dynamics influencing regulatory and enforcement agencies. The global acceptance of competition law as an element of economic policy is a remarkable modern develo...

  • Research Methods in Mgmt & MktgMGMT90035

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This module-based subject introduces doctoral students to specific key methods and techniques commonly used in management and marketing research. It consists of a rolling set of topics/modules across the year. Modules vary from year to year and are specifically applied to management and marketing...

  • Forest HealthFRST90023

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject covers the ecology, impact and management of insect pests and pathogens in forests, woodlands, plantations and urban environments. An understanding of the dynamics of pest and pathogen populations is essential in order to determine the risk they pose and to determine appropriate mana...

  • Cases in Business ModellingBUSA90470

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    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...

  • Visiting Scholar Subject: PhilosophyPHIL90035

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will be taught by a Visiting Scholar in an area of their expertise. It will provide graduate-level engagement with contemporary work in the student's own or cognate disciplines. A subject description and any preliminary reading will be available by the beginning of the academic year ...

  • Auditory and Visual ProcessingELEN90071

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    AIMS This subject has a twofold aim. First, it introduces students to auditory processing and auditory prostheses available for treating auditory impairment, and to visual processing and visual prostheses available for treating vision impairment. Topics covered in auditory processing and prosthes...

  • English in Social InteractionLING90036

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject examines the characteristics of the English language as used in different social and discursive contexts. The subject is delivered through a ‘blended learning’ approach, with a mixture of online and intensive on-campus teaching modes, and extensive resources, including video intervie...

  • Genocide, State Crime and the LawCRIM90007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Genocide, State Crime and the Law examines the differing roles played by law and legal process in the wake of genocide and other forms of state crime. It examines the limitations and potentials of law in addressing mass harm, in particular analysing the role and function of law in societal recons...

  • Contemporary Classroom ResearchEDUC90736

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject provides a thorough review of contemporary approaches to classroom research, including the use of specific tools for the investigation of classroom practice and its consequences, available technologies to support the recording and analysis of classroom activities, dialogue, artefacts...

  • Popular Cultures in IndonesiaINDO30003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject focuses on two areas, namely the location of a particular study of popular culture within the broader study of cultures, and questions of aesthetic and political values with specific reference to Indonesian contexts. Students will examine critically selected analyses of different gen...

  • Human Rights and Global JusticeUNIB20009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject introduces students to the history, theory, goals and practice of international human rights. It will explore the way in which various disciplines intersect and contribute to an understanding of the extent to which human rights can contribute to global justice. Teachers and practitio...

  • The Architecture of Wishful ThinkingABPL90124

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will explore utopian architecture and planning projects based on political idealism, wishful thinking and the prospects of technology. What does technology contribute to the creation of a modern utopia? Is technology the key to a democratic society without poverty and class warfare? ...

  • Statutes in the 21st CenturyLAWS70404

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    In the first half of the 20th century most civil actions were for causes of action not much affected by statute: trespass, negligence, libel and slander, breach of contract and the various forms of equitable suit. Most criminal prosecutions were for offences created by statute but whose elements ...

  • Australian Economic HistoryECON20008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject provides an historical overview of the development of the Australian economy. A major theme of the subject is to understand the role of factors such as geography, political and legal institutions, international influences such as immigration and foreign investment, and economic polic...

  • Portfolio ManagementFNCE90050

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    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...

  • Terrorism and InsurgencyPOLS90050

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The study of political violence by non-state actors has assumed a renewed importance because of the growing threat of terrorism in Australia and because of Australian participation in armed groups overseas. This subject provides an overview of why and how these actors use violence and the threat ...

  • Hedge Funds and Private Equity FundsLAWS70420

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    Hedge funds and private equity funds involve the allocation and investment of trillions of dollars, ultimately in a wide range of financial instruments and numerous operating companies across a variety of industry sectors. In recent years, managers of these ‘alternative investment funds’ have bec...

  • Food BiotechnologyFOOD90011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Principles of Molecular BiologyApplications of molecular biology techniques in plants, animals and micro-organismsApplications of molecular analytical techniques to the food industryDetection and extraction of value added products from foodsRegulatory, environmental, safety and ethical issues rel...