Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 hours of classes per week. |
Total Time Commitment:
Estimated total time commitment of 170 hours per semester
Entry into the Master of Commerce (Finance)
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|Non Allowed Subjects:|| |
FNCE40002 Advanced Investments
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Joachim Inkmann
The subject involves a study of the principal empirical research papers that form the foundations of both asset pricing and corporate finance.
Topics may include OLS, GLS, nonlinier least squares, panel data models, maximum likelihood estimation, probit, tobit, logit, GMM, time series models, and endogeneity issues.
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.
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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 FNCE90007 Advanced Investments and FNCE40002 Advanced Investments.
Master of Commerce (Finance) |
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