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Finance Principles

Postgraduate | MAQ-AFCX6016 | 2024

Study method
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Assessments
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Enrol by
16 June 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
8 Jan 2024,
24 June 2024

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$3,705

Upfront cost

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Finance Principles

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to

    1. Explain the role of financial institutions and markets in the economy and evaluate their effectiveness in allocating resources over time and transferring risk.
    2. Explain and demonstrate how time value of money concepts and discounted cash flow techniques are used in the analysis of financial decisions of individuals and firms.
    3. Explain and assess the key theories, concepts and models used in asset valuation, risk management, and portfolio theory.
    4. Apply key theories, concepts and models to develop solutions to problems in asset valuation, risk management, and portfolio theory.
    5. Explain and assess the key theories and concepts used in the analysis of a firm's financing decision.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:

Core

  • MAQ-FIN-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate of Finance

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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PostgraduateMAQ-FIN-GCE

Graduate Certificate of Finance

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