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International Finance (BUS330)

Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 3
Availability Not available this year
Description Topics: foreign exchange markets, futures, options, forward markets and currency swaps, determination of exchange rates, purchasing power parity, interest rate parity, hedging and the management of foreign exchange risk, asset and liability management for the multinational corporation, international portfolio investment.
Timetabled Learning Activities
Assessment Test 20%
Case Study 30%
Final Exam 50%
Prerequisites BUS224/BUS288 Treasury Management
Exclusions Students who have completed BUS322 International Finance 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.
International Finance (BUS322) - as for BUS330 except as follows
Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 4
Availability DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal, TSD-internal
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TSA-internal
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
SGP1: TJB-internal, TSB-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S2
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 2 hours per week; tutorials: 1 hour per week.
Assessment Tutorial 15%
Test 30%
Final Exam 55%
Prerequisites BUS244 Treasury Management.
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Appears in these Minors
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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