BANKING AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

FIN2BFI

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject focuses on the risks faced by financial institutions in a deregulated environment and the means by which these risks are taken on, identified, measured and managed. Students will also study the prudential supervision of the financial system.

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites FIN2FIN or FIN1FOF

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsManagement of Financial Institutions (2nd ed.)PrescribedHogan, Warren et al.WILEY, 2004.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. TBA

Activities:
TBA

Subject options

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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 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

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*
45 minute multiple choice quizused to create teams for ongoing work throughout the semester10 01
one 3-hour final examinationHurdle requirement: Students must achieve at least 40% in the final examination as well as an overall total of 50% to pass the subject50
one 300-word assignmentassignment on interest rate risk5
teamwork gradeconsisting of 10% for overall team results, 5% for peer assessmnet of team members and 5% for tutor assessment of each team member20
tutorial assessmentconsisting of weekly pre-set tutorial questions and tutorial exercises of approximately 300-400 words.15

Melbourne, 2015, Winter semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 27 - 28
Ten 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.
"students will attend a 2 hour lecture each day Monday - Friday during the two week semester"

Tutorial Week: 27 - 28
Nine 1.0 hours tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students will attend a 1 hour tutorial each day Tuesday - Friday in the first week and Monday - Friday in the second week of winter semester"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
45 minute multiple choice quizused to create teams for ongoing work throughout the semester10 01
one 3-hour final examinationHurdle requirement: Students must achieve at least 40% in the final examination as well as an overall total of 50% to pass the subject50
one 300-word assignmentassignment on interest rate risk5
teamwork gradeconsisting of 10% for overall team results, 5% for peer assessmnet of team members and 5% for tutor assessment of each team member20
tutorial assessmentconsisting of weekly pre-set tutorial questions and tutorial exercises of approximately 300-400 words.15

Sydney, 2015, ACN Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

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.

Tutorial Week: 29 - 39
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 29 to week 39 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
45 minute multiple choice quizused to create teams for ongoing work throughout the semester10 01
one 3-hour final examinationHurdle requirement: Students must achieve at least 40% in the final examination as well as an overall total of 50% to pass the subject50
one 300-word assignmentassignment on interest rate risk5
teamwork gradeconsisting of 10% for overall team results, 5% for peer assessmnet of team members and 5% for tutor assessment of each team member20
tutorial assessmentconsisting of weekly pre-set tutorial questions and tutorial exercises of approximately 300-400 words.15

Sydney, 2015, ACN Summer Semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 45 - 52
One 3.0 hours seminar other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 45 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
45 minute multiple choice quizused to create teams for ongoing work throughout the semester10 01
one 3-hour final examinationHurdle requirement: Students must achieve at least 40% in the final examination as well as an overall total of 50% to pass the subject50
one 300-word assignmentassignment on interest rate risk5
teamwork gradeconsisting of 10% for overall team results, 5% for peer assessmnet of team members and 5% for tutor assessment of each team member20
tutorial assessmentconsisting of weekly pre-set tutorial questions and tutorial exercises of approximately 300-400 words.15

Vietnam, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

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

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
45 minute multiple choice quizused to create teams for ongoing work throughout the semester10 01
one 3-hour final examinationHurdle requirement: Students must achieve at least 40% in the final examination as well as an overall total of 50% to pass the subject50
one 300-word assignmentassignment on interest rate risk5
teamwork gradeconsisting of 10% for overall team results, 5% for peer assessmnet of team members and 5% for tutor assessment of each team member20
tutorial assessmentconsisting of weekly pre-set tutorial questions and tutorial exercises of approximately 300-400 words.15

Vietnam, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTony Martin

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 32 - 43
One 1.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 32 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
45 minute multiple choice quizused to create teams for ongoing work throughout the semester10 01
one 3-hour final examinationHurdle requirement: Students must achieve at least 40% in the final examination as well as an overall total of 50% to pass the subject50
one 300-word assignmentassignment on interest rate risk5
teamwork gradeconsisting of 10% for overall team results, 5% for peer assessmnet of team members and 5% for tutor assessment of each team member20
tutorial assessmentconsisting of weekly pre-set tutorial questions and tutorial exercises of approximately 300-400 words.15