Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Two 1-hour lectures and a 1-hour tutorial/seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours per semester
Entry into the Master of Commerce (Finance) 202AF.
ECON20003 Quantitative Methods 2 and one of ECON20001 Intermediate Macroeconomics or ECON20002 Intermediate Microeconomics or FNCE20001 Business Finance.
Study Period Commencement:
Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2
Summer Term, Semester 1
January, Semester 1, Semester 2
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
ECOM30001 Basic Econometrics or ECOM20001 Introductory Econometrics
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorProf M. Shields
This subject examines multiple regression analysis and its use in economics, management, finance, accounting and marketing. Topics will include the properties of estimators, hypothesis testing, specification error, multicollinearity, dummy variables, heteroskedasticity, serial correlation. Empirical assignments undertaken by the student form an integral part of the subject.
On successful completion of this subject students should be able to:
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You will be advised of prescribed texts by your lecturer.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills:
Students may not gain credit for both ECOM90001 Basic Econometrics and either ECOM30001 Basic Econometrics or ECOM20001 Introductory Econometrics.
Master of Commerce - Economics |
Master of Commerce - Finance
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