FUNDAMENTALS OF FINANCE

FIN1FOF

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject provides an understanding of the fundamental concepts and importance of finance and suitably prepares students for future finance subjects within a major stream or degree program. This subject covers the nature of the financial environment and the types of financial decision-making required from both a business and individual perspective. The subject further develops the concept of the time value of money, methods of valuing various financial assets such as shares and bonds, and methods of project evaluation. The subject also focuses on the trade-off between risk and return in relation to financial assets to provide an understanding of modern portfolio theory, and the cost of capital for a firm. Students will also be introduced to the Efficient Markets Hypothesis and financial options.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects FIN2FIN

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsFundamentals of Corporate FinancePrescribedBerk, et al, 20142ND EDITION, PEARSON AUSTRALIA

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Explain the advantages of different types of firms and different methods of issuing shares, and identify and explain key concepts in finance, such as the goal of the financial manager and the importance of cash, time and risk in the study of finance.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, attending and participating in the weekly seminars, and attempting the seminar quizzes.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

02. Apply the concept of the time value of money in the calculation of present and future values of single cash flows, annuities and perpetuities, perform interest rate calculations and explain the determination and term structure of interest rates.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, attending and participating in the weekly seminars, attempting the seminar quizzes and completing the assignment.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

03. Explain the key differences between debt and equity and calculate the value of bonds and the value of shares using various valuation techniques.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, attending and participating in the weekly seminars, and completing the assignment.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

04. Report, compute and explain the different investment decision rules, including the NPV, IRR, Payback Period and Profitability Index, and discuss and evaluate their strengths and weaknesses.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, attending and participating in the weekly seminars, attempting the seminar quizzes and completing the assignment.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

05. Calculate the realised return for individual investments and portfolios of investments, and the expected return and risk of individual investments and portfolios of investments, and interpret and understand key elements of portfolio theory including systematic and unsystematic risk, portfolio investment, the Capital Market Line, the Security Market Line and the Capital Asset Pricing Model.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, attending and participating in the weekly seminars, attempting the seminar quizzes and completing the assignment.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

06. Calculate the cost of capital for a firm and explain when and how it should be used in valuation.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, attending and participating in the weekly seminars, and completing the assignment.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

07. Explain the concept of informational efficiency in capital markets through the use of examples.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, attending and participating in the weekly seminars, and attempting the seminar quizzes.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

08. State and explain the basic ideas and terminology related to options.

Activities:
Viewing the module videos relevant to the topic, attempting the module quizzes, home study, reading, and attending and participating in the weekly seminars.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking,Creative Problem-solving)

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Albury-Wodonga, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEarl Jobling

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
"The length of time required to view the online videos will vary from topic to topic and from student to student. The total elapsed time the videos relating to each topic varies from 60 - 90 minutes."

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 4.0 hours seminar every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEarl Jobling

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
"The length of time required to view the online videos will vary from topic to topic and from student to student. The total elapsed time the videos relating to each topic varies from 60 - 90 minutes."

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

China, 2015, Week 08-23, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 08 - 23
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 08 to week 23 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial Week: 08 - 23
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 08 to week 23 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester Test010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

China, 2015, Week 28-31, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 28 - 31
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 28 to week 31 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial Week: 28 - 31
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 28 to week 31 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester Test010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

China, 2015, Week 37-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 37 - 52
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial Week: 37 - 52
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester Test010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

China, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours"

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

China, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours"

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Dandenong, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"The length of time required to view the online videos will vary from topic to topic and from student to student. The total elapsed time the videos relating to each topic varies from 60 - 90 minutes."

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Dandenong, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
"The length of time required to view the online videos will vary from topic to topic and from student to student. The total elapsed time the videos relating to each topic varies from 60 - 90 minutes."

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"The length of time required to view the online videos will vary from topic to topic and from student to student. The total elapsed time the videos relating to each topic varies from 60 - 90 minutes."

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
"The length of time required to view the online videos will vary from topic to topic and from student to student. The total elapsed time the videos relating to each topic varies from 60 - 90 minutes."

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2015, Summer 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 02 - 07
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 02 to week 07 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 02 - 07
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 02 to week 07 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Shepparton, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEarl Jobling

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.
"The length of time required to view the online videos will vary from topic to topic and from student to student. The total elapsed time the videos relating to each topic varies from 60 - 90 minutes."

Seminar Week: 31 - 43
One 4.0 hours seminar every two weeks on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
100 Module Quizzes (average of 10 per topic)Students can attempt each quiz 3 times. The highest mark across the three attempts is counted.20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
5 Seminar QuizzesThe 4 highest marks across the 5 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.10 01, 02, 04, 05, 07
Group Assignment20 02, 03, 04, 05, 06
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.50 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Sydney, 2015, ACN Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 11 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial Week: 11 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 11 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Sydney, 2015, ACN Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEarl Jobling

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 28 - 39
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial Week: 28 - 39
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 28 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester Test010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Sydney, 2015, ACN Summer Semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEarl Jobling

Class requirements

Lecture
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester Test010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Vietnam, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester Test010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Vietnam, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorEarl Jobling

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Some instances may wish to spread the lecture over 3 hours."

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
10 Tutorial QuizzesThe 8 highest marks across the 10 quizzes will be counted and will each contribute 2.5% to the final mark.020 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08
Mid-semester010 01, 02, 03, 04
Final ExaminationHurdle requirement - students must achieve a mark of at 40% of the marks available on the final examination, as well as 50% overall, to pass the subject.070 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08