The finance specialisation includes applying theory and concepts to critically evaluate and make decisions regarding capital investment, mergers and acquisitions, foreign exchange, and valuation of financial securities. Students will be able to critically evaluate, analyse and interpret financial data and demonstrate the use of complex financial models and empirical techniques.
This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2018 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook.
Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the component of any bachelors double degrees.
Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
- Introduction to financial accounting or Accounting for managers
- Management of financial intermediaries
- Corporate finance 1
- Debt markets and fixed income securities
- Derivatives 1
- Corporate finance 2
- International finance
- Equities and investment analysis
- Derivatives 2
- Modelling in finance
- Finance and society*
- Financial econometrics
* Capstone unit.
Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following single degree:
- B2004 Bachelor of Commerce Specialist
Students in other single bachelor's degrees are not eligible to complete this specialisation.
Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the Bachelor of Commerce Specialist component in the following double degrees:
- B2014 Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Commerce Specialist
- B2024 Bachelor of Commerce Specialist and Bachelor of Arts
- B2009 Bachelor of Commerce Specialist and Bachelor of Computer Science
- B2015 Bachelor of Commerce Specialist and Bachelor of Information Technology
- B2016 Bachelor of Commerce Specialist and Bachelor of Science
- E3003 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce Specialist