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