This unit covers advanced research-integrated coursework topics in asset pricing, derivative pricing, portfolio management theory and behavioural finance. Students develop numerical and analytical/discursive skills to demonstrate their depth of understanding of finance theory and how it applies to the real world. Through research led teaching, students also learn to apply behavioural finance concepts in current research and communicate complex analysis in a succinct format.
assignment 1 (20%), mid-semester exam (30%), assignment 2 (20%), final exam (30%)
Students must meet the entry requirements to the Honours program, including completion of a pass undergraduate degree and a major in the specialisation areaCo-requisites