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Credit and Lending Decisions (BUS337)

Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 4
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TMA-internal, TSA-internal
SGP1: TJB-internal, TSB-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Description The focus of this unit is the key functions of the bank with particular emphasis on the management of lending and credit assessment. Topics include: an overview of credit risk, the credit decision, management of problem loans and credit policy formulation and implementation. In addition, current credit techniques including credit scoring models and value at risk (VAR) will be introduced.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 2 hours per week; tutorials: 1 hour per week.
Assessment Tutorial 10%
Test 25%
Case Study 15%
Final Exam 50%
Prerequisites BUS224 Corporate Finance or BUS244 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.
Credit and Lending Decisions (BUS308) - as for BUS337 except as follows
Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 3
Availability Not available this year
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 2 hours per week; tutorials:1 hour per week.
Assessment Test 20%
Case Study 30%
Final Exam 50%
Prerequisites BUS224/ BUS286 Corporate Finance; BUS244/BUS288 Treasury Management
Exclusions Students who have completed BUS337 Credit and Lending Decisions 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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