Banking

The units of study listed in the following table are those available for the current year. Students may also include any units of study, which are additional to those currently listed, which appear under these subject areas in the Business School handbook/website in subsequent years (subject to any prerequisite or prohibition rules).

Timetabling information for the current year is available on this website: Timetables.

Table A - The University of Sydney Business School

Unit of study Credit points P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Banking

Banking major

Achievement of a major in Banking requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units.
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level core units
(iv) 12 credit points of 3000-level selective units

Units of study

The relevant units of study are listed below.

1000-level units of study

Core
BUSS1020
Quantitative Business Analysis
6    N ECMT1010 or MATH1005 or MATH1905 or MATH1015 or STAT1021 or ENVX1001 or ENVX1002 or DATA1001 or MATH1115
Semester 1
Semester 2
BUSS1040
Economics for Business Decision Making
6    N ECON1001 OR ECON1040
Semester 1
Semester 2

2000-level units of study

Core
Students must complete FINC2011 and either BANK2011 or ECOS2004.
Students enrolled in a Bachelor of Commerce program should complete BANK2011 as their core.
BANK2011
Banking and the Financial System
6    P (BUSS1020 or ECMT1010 or ENVX1001 or ENVX1002 or DATA1001 or ((MATH1005 or MATH1015) and MATH1115) or 6 credit points in MATH units including MATH1905) and (BUSS1040 or ECON1001 or ECON1002)
N ECOS2004
Intensive January
Semester 1
Semester 2
ECOS2004
Money and Banking
6    P (ECON1001 and ECON1002) or (ECON1040 and ECON1002) or BUSS1040
Semester 1
FINC2011
Corporate Finance I
6    P (BUSS1020 or ECMT1010 or ENVX1001 or ENVX1002 or DATA1001 or ((MATH1005 or MATH1015) and MATH1115) or 6 credit points in MATH units including MATH1905) and (BUSS1040 or ECON1001 or ECON1002)
Intensive January
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

Core
BANK3011
Bank Financial Management
6    P BANK2011 or ECOS2004 or FINC2011
N FINC3018
Semester 1
Semester 2
BANK3600
Banking in Practice
6    P completion of at least 120 credit points including FINC2011 and (BANK2011 or ECOS2004) and BANK3011


This unit should only be undertaken by students in their final semester of the Banking major.
Semester 2
Selective
BANK3012
Bank Supervision
6    P BANK2011 or ECOS2004 or FINC2011
Semester 2
BANK3013
International Banking Management
6    P BANK2011 or ECOS2004 or FINC2011
Semester 1
BANK3014
Private and Investment Banking
6    P BANK2011 or ECOS2004 or FINC2011
Semester 1
CLAW3210
Banking and Financial Law
6    P completion of at least 48 credit points
N CLAW2204
Semester 1