18 NQF credits at HEQSF level 7
Course convener: A Majoni
Course entry requirements:
A minimum of 60% for FTX2024F/S and passes in ACC1006F/S and
ACC1012S or ACC2011S, MAM1010F and MAM1012S (or equivalent), Statistics 2020F,
ECO2003F and ECO2004S. NOTE: Finance students need to have ACC2011S as part
of their prescribed programme.
To build on the knowledge gained in Corporate Financial
Management and Finance IIA, and to give students a thorough grounding in Fixed
Income Securities, Derivatives and Financial Risk Management, and International
The course is divided into three modules that seek to
provide students with a solid foundation of investment theory and its practical
application. The modules covered include, Fixed Income Securities, Derivatives
and Financial Risk Management, and International Finance. The Fixed Income
Securities module is intended to provide a practical introduction to the
valuation, analysis and management of fixed income securities. The Derivatives
and Financial Risk Management module focuses on providing students with an
overview in practical application of the valuation of derivative securities.
The International Finance module is intended to give a global perspective on
finance, with particular attention to the practice of finance and investment
management in an international setting.
Satisfactory completion of all required assignments and
tests. Sub-minimum for coursework of 40% and attendance at 80% of the
tutorials. Please note that these requirements will be strictly enforced.
Coursework (including tests and assignments) 50%; final
Last updated : 30 Mar 2017
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