FM322 Half Unit
This information is for the 2019/20 session.
Dr Rohit Rahi
This course is compulsory on the BSc in Finance. This course is not available as an outside option nor to General Course students.
Students must have completed Principles of Finance (FM213), Mathematical Methods (MA100) and Elementary Statistical Theory (ST102)
This course will build on “Principles of Finance” to study the theoretical foundations of financial derivatives on a variety of underlying assets including bonds, stocks, commodities, and currencies.
20 hours of lectures and 10 hours of classes in the LT.
Students will be expected to produce written work for classes and to make positive contributions to class discussion.
J Hull, "Options, Futures, and Other Derivatives"
Exam (90%, duration: 2 hours) in the summer exam period.
Coursework (10%) in the LT.
Total students 2018/19: 30
Average class size 2018/19: 30
Capped 2018/19: No
Value: Half Unit
Personal development skills
- Problem solving
- Application of information skills
- Application of numeracy skills
- Commercial awareness