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Area/Catalogue
BANK 5049

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Study Method
100% online

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Course ID
168183

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Unit Value
4.5

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UniSA Online Elective Course
Yes

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Duration
10 weeks

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Availability/Timetable(s)
Study Period 3
Study Period 6

Course aim

To acquaint students with current industry practice and to develop an understanding of the theoretical framework supporting investment analysis and portfolio management in both their professional careers and personal lives as investors.

Course content

Students will gain confidence in a range of techniques, and develop a capacity for independent thought and critical analysis in the areas of investment analysis and portfolio management, risk analysis, portfolio selection, event studies in finance, mutual fund performance, derivative markets, corporate finance, international finance and technical analysis as well as the latest developments in the field.

Textbooks

Reilly, F, Brown K & Leeds S 2019, Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management, 11th edn, Cengage Learning, US

Prerequisites

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching Method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Online 10 weeks x NA

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Assignment 2000 words 40% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the university. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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