Financial Risk Management

    Unit set code: BMIFNR | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
    City Campus
    Footscray Park


    This minor provides an integrated set of units in Financial Risk Management. It covers disciplinary knowledge in essential areas such as Financial Planning, Taxation Law, Risk Management and Insurance, and Risk Management Models. Students will develop their skills in communication and critical analyses, and will learn the integral elements of managing and accounting for financial risk in a dynamic world. This knowledge will be consolidated through assessment tasks such as assignments with both individual completion and group collaboration, and virtual share market trading.

    Unit set structure

    For a minor study students must complete 48 credit points consisting of:

    48 credit points of Minor Studies

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