FINC203-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019

Financial Markets, Institutions and Instruments

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 18 February 2019
End Date: Sunday, 23 June 2019
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 1 March 2019
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 10 May 2019

Description

Description and analysis of the financial system, focusing on financial markets (domestic and international), financial asset trading mechanisms, market efficiency, institutions (intermediaries) and instruments (stocks, bonds, hybrid securities including derivatives).

In Financial Institutions and Markets, you will learn the importance of the financial system of an economy, how domestic and international financial markets and institutions function, the types of securities traded in markets and the trading mechanisms of financial securities. You will develop an understanding of how to use and evaluate valuation models for financial securities.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

Globally aware

Students will comprehend the influence of global conditions on their discipline and will be competent in engaging with global and multi-cultural contexts.

Pre-requisites

(1) STAT101 or
MSCI110; and (2) A further 60 points from the BCom or
BSc schedules.

Restrictions

AFIS214

Equivalent Courses

AFIS214

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 16:00 - 17:00 E8 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 14:00 - 15:00 E8 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 09:00 - 10:00 C3 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 10:00 Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
02 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
03 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
04 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
05 Friday 14:00 - 15:00 Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun
06 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 Meremere 105 Lecture Theatre 18 Feb - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 2 Jun

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 18:30 - 20:00 Rehua 005 29 Apr - 5 May
02 Monday 18:30 - 20:00 Rehua 009 29 Apr - 5 May
03 Monday 18:30 - 20:00 Rehua 102 29 Apr - 5 May

Course Administrator

Xiaopeng Wei

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $806.00

International fee $3,513.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Department of Economics and Finance.

All FINC203 Occurrences

  • FINC203-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019