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Area/Catalogue
BANK 5013

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
013202

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Commerce

Course aim

To acquaint students with current industry practice and to develop an understanding of the theoretical framework supporting investment analysis and portfolio management in both their professional careers and personal lives as investors.

Course content

Students will gain confidence in a range of techniques, and develop a capacity for independent thought and critical analysis in the areas of investment analysis and portfolio management, risk analysis, portfolio selection, event studies in finance, mutual fund performance, derivative markets, corporate finance, international finance and technical analysis as well as the latest developments in the field.

Textbook(s)

Reilly, F, Brown K & Leeds S 2019, Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management, 11th edn, Cengage Learning, US

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Seminar 3 hours x 8 weeks
Computer Practical 3 hours x 2 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours x N/A
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Seminars 15 hours AND 15 hours online equiv. 30 hours equiv. x N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 30 hours x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Critical analysis 1500 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Critical analysis 1500 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Critical analysis 1500 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Continuous assessment N/A 10% N/A
Critical analysis 1500 words 30% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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