14 NQF credits at HEQSF level 8
Course entry requirements: See entrance requirements for the Honours in Financial Analysis and Portfolio Management
The course aims to provide a sound foundation and practical application in fixed income security analysis. The course covers the following topics: yield curves and forward rate analysis, a framework for bonds, risk analysis of bonds, fixed income strategies. The course enables students to utilize practically the material taught in this course should they wish to act as practitioners in this field of financial economics.
DP requirements: None
Lecture Times: Lectures are twice a week in the evenings Or on Tuesdays and Saturdays only.
Assessment: Examination counts 100%.
Last updated : 20 Apr 2018