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FIN3101 Finance Theory and Applications

Short Description: Finance Theory & Applications
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Business
Student contribution band : Band 4
ASCED code : 081101 - Banking and Finance
Grading basis : Graded


Pre-requisite: FIN1101 and FIN1103

Other Requisites

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


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.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2021 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2021 Online
Date printed 28 November 2021