FIN3101 Finance Theory and Applications
|Short Description:||Finance Theory & Applications|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Commerce|
|Student contribution band :||Band 3|
|ASCED code :||081101 - Banking and Finance|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||26 April 2019|
Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103
Recommended - pre-requisite FIN2105.
Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/current-students/support/computing/hardware.
The course introduces techniques used in arriving at an optimal allocation of funds among risky investments within a mean variance framework. Students are asked to autonomously review the time value of money mathematics studied in previous finance courses. Modigliani and Miller theorems are introduced to study corporate behaviours and determine the value of a firm.