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  • Acting Studies 1DRAM10011

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year:2018

    Acting in this Degree focuses on the requirements of developing the actor’s individual intuitive and imaginative response alongside technical craft skills. These two approaches integrate personal interpretation with the demands of serving the style and substance of story and text to provide perfo...

  • Acting Studies 2DRAM20012

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year:2018

    Acting 2 focuses on extension of skills attained in Acting 1, with the experience of working with challenging texts and extension work in physical performance through continuing movement classes. Classes in Shakespeare will provide deep technical understanding that will then be given practical ap...

  • Acting Studies 3DRAM30011

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year:2018

    In Acting 3, the emphasis switches to application of skills to performance. Here the emphasis is on opportunities for students to put into practice the craft and methodologies learned in the first two years to create an autonomous personal process that serves the intention of the particular work ...

  • Activism, Selves and HistoriesAIND40003

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2018 Year:2018

    This subject will investigate social and political processes intended to lead to the achievement of emancipatory goals. Specific Australian social movements and histories related to Aboriginal empowerment and social amelioration will be contextualised within theoretical frameworks including postc...

  • Actuarial Modelling IACTL30001

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2018

    Topics include survival models concepts; estimation procedures for lifetime distributions; multiple state models; binomial model of mortality; actuarial applications of Markov processes.

  • Actuarial Modelling IIACTL30002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2018

    Topics include exact and census methods for estimating transition intensities based on age; goodness of fit and smoothness of graduated estimates versus crude estimates; actuarial modelling; general principles of stochastic processes; Markov chains in actuarial work.

  • Actuarial Practice and Control IACTL40006

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2018

    Topics include insurance markets and products; underwriting and risk assessment; policy design; actuarial modelling; actuarial assumptions and feedback; reserving methods.

  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIACTL40007

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    Topics include assessment of solvency; analysis of experience; analysis of surplus; actuarial techniques in the wider fields; and an introduction to professionalism.

  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIIACTL40009

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    This subject covers analysis of investment portfolios and asset classes from the perspective of an appointed actuary, with a view to identifying assets that suit the requirements of a variety of general insurance, life insurance, superannuation and other defined benefit liabilities.

  • Actuarial StatisticsACTL30004

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    Topics include experience rating; claim run-off triangles; generalised linear models; time series and their applications; simulation; decision theory.

  • Actuarial Studies Projects Part 1ACTL40010

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2018

    Students will be required to submit three assignments of between 3,000 and 3,500 words each, on dates specified at the start of the academic year. The word count includes bibliography, footnotes, appendices and the number of words which would take up space used for tables, formulae and charts.

  • Actuarial Studies Projects Part 2ACTL40011

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    Please refer to the handbook page for Part 1: ACTL40010.

  • Actuarial Studies Research EssayACTL40001

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2 Year:2018

    A research essay of not more than 10,000 words on a topic approved by the Head of Department. The word count includes bibliography, footnotes, appendices and the number of words which would take up space used for tables, formulae and charts.

  • Adaptation and TransgressionENGL20031

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2018

    This subject explores how stories are passed through time, place, genre and meaning through processes of adaptation. Adaptation is concerned with nostalgia, memory and the interpretation of history. In the present day, it has become a source of artistic and cultural transgression while also feedi...

  • Advanced Aural StudiesMUSI30255

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    Building in complexity from the foundation of Aural 2, a program to continue the development of musicianship through Solfège, linking theoretical concepts, reading and writing of musical notation with aural development through a range of activities in tutorial and lecture/workshop settings.

  • Advanced Chinese TranslationCHIN30005

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    In this subject students will learn to translate from Chinese to English and English to Chinese. The selection of texts will be limited to modern literature and to documents and news items on politics and international affairs. In their translations students will learn to focus on accuracy as wel...

  • Advanced Chinese TranslationCHIN20026

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    In this subject students will learn to translate from Chinese to English and English to Chinese. The selection of texts will be limited to modern literature and to documents and news items on politics and international affairs. In their translations students will learn to focus on accuracy as wel...

  • Advanced Corporate FinanceFNCE40001

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2018

    This subject introduces a study of recent literature in a number of areas of financial management. Topics include real options, mergers and acquisitions, capital structure decisions, dividend policy, security analysis and design, and corporate hedging.

  • Advanced Dental Study 2DENT10001

    Undergraduate subject Offered:January Year:2018

    Year long (123 hours). 12.5 points. This subject is a continuation of the research project commenced in Semester 2 of 4th year in Advanced Dental Study 1. Students will: • establish their research methodology and complete collection of data by the end of Semester 1• meet with their research sup...

  • Advanced Derivative SecuritiesFNCE40009

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2018

    Arbitrage bounds, stock price dynamics, geometric Brownian motion and Itos Lemma, Cox-Ross-Rubinstein binomial model, Black-Scholes model, risk neutral valuation, forwards and futures, currency, stock index, futures and exotic options, Interest rate derivative securities.