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Commercial Banking (BUS326)

Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 4
Availability MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal
SGP1: TMB-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S2
Description Overview of functions and objectives of commercial banking. Assets, liability and liquidity management; interest rate management and bank lending instruments will be covered in the course. Derivative securities salient to financial intermediation, loan commitments and securitisation will also be examined.
Timetabled Learning Activities Seminars: 1 x 3 hours per week.
Assessment Tutorial 10%
Test 25%
Case Study 15%
Final Exam 50%
Prerequisites BUS224 Corporate Finance or BUS244 Treasury Management or BUS288 Treasury Management
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Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Commercial Banking (BUS307) - as for BUS326 except as follows
Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 3
Availability Not available this year
Timetabled Learning Activities
Assessment Test 20%
Case Study 30%
Final Exam 50%
Prerequisites BUS224 Corporate Finance or BUS244 Treasury Management; or BUS286 Treasury Management or BUS288 Corporate Finance
Exclusions Students who have completed BUS326 Commercial Banking may not enrol in this unit for credit.
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Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

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