Faculty of Business and Economics
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|Faculty||Faculty of Business and Economics|
|Organisational Unit||Department of Accounting and Finance|
|Offered||Not offered in 2015|
This unit examines the major risks and issues faced by Australian financial institutions within the context of the global environment. Topics include an introduction to the Australian banking environment, bank performance, management of bank risks including credit, capital, liquidity and interest rate risk, loan pricing, liability management, investment management and capital adequacy.
The learning goals associated with this unit are to:
Within semester assessment: 30%
Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. Independent study may include associated readings, assessment and preparation for scheduled activities. The unit requires on average three/four hours of scheduled activities per week. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.
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Only students in course code 0391 can undertake this unit in DE mode