• Offered by Rsch Sch of Finance, Actuarial Studies & App Stats
  • ANU College ANU College of Business and Economics
  • Classification Advanced
  • Course subject Financial Management
  • Areas of interest Finance
  • Academic career Postgraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Christopher Bilson
    • Dr Kin-Yip Ho
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
    Second Semester 2018
    See Future Offerings

This course is designed to provide students with the theoretical and analytical skills necessary to understand and evaluate key financial issues in the international finance and capital markets. Students will be introduced to fundamental principles of international financial management, and also become familiar with financial hedging strategies. Main topics include the international money market, international banking, exchange rate determination and purchasing power parity, effects of financial globalization, as well as financial risk management methodologies. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the requirements for this course, students should have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. Express an in depth understanding of key international finance concepts and their application in international financial markets;
  2. Demonstrate advanced skills involving collection, interpretation and critical analysis of international financial data.
  3. Demonstrate various skills to analyse the business and risks for businesses operating in the global environment.

Other Information

 See the course outline on the College courses page. Outlines are uploaded as they become available. 

Replacement for FINM8017 Trading and Markets in S1 2013.

Indicative Assessment

Typical assessment may include, but is not restricted to: in-class quizzes, assignments and a final exam.

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Workload

Students are expected to commit at least 10 hours per week to completing the work in this course. This will include at least 3 contact hours per week and up to 7 hours of private study time.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed FINM7006 and STAT7055

Assumed Knowledge

Students taking this course are recommended to have completed ECON8069.

Specialisations

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 3
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
3347 19 Feb 2018 26 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
8388 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person

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