Not offered in 2019
Deals with the operation of international financial markets, and covers various aspects of the operations and activities of the trans-national business enterprise, the management of international financial risks, the implications of the rapid development of centres of offshore banking and finance, and their impacts on the way Australian firms finance their operations.
Topic 1: The Multinational Corporation
Topic 2: Exchange Rate Determination and History
Topic 3: Currency Derivatives
Topic 4: Exchange Rate Forecasting
Topic 5: Parity Conditions in International Finance
Topic 6: Management of Economics, Translation and Transaction Exposure
Topic 7: International Financial Markets
Topic 8: Balance of Payments
Topic 9: Foreign Direct Investment and Portfolio Investment
Topic 10: Country Risk Analysis
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||appraise the relevance of finance theory to international settings||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||discuss the operation of foreign financial markets||Knowledge of a discipline||Cultural competence|
|3||clarify the international sources of investment capital||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||list international investment alternatives||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|5||outline and review the techniques available to reduce company financial risk associated with trading and operating commercially in an international environment.||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
For information regarding Student Contribution Amounts please visit the Student Contribution Amounts.
Commencing 2019 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
Please check the international course and fee list to determine the relevant fees.