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MATHS 1010 - Applications of Quantitative Methods in Finance I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 5.5 hours per week
Restriction: Not available to BMaSc, BMaCompSc, BCompSc students
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: MATHS 1009
Incompatible: ECON 1005, ECON 1010, MATHS 1011, MATHS 1012, MATHS 1013
Assessment: ongoing assessment 30%, exam 70%
Syllabus:

Together with MATHS 1009 Introduction to Financial Mathematics I, this course provides an introduction to the basic mathematical concepts and techniques used in finance and business and includes topics from calculus, linear algebra and probability, emphasising their inter-relationships and applications to the financial area; introduces students to the use of computers in mathematics; develops problem solving skills with a particular emphasis on financial and business applications. Topics covered are: Calculus: differential and integral calculus with applications; functions of two real variables. Probability: basic concepts, conditional probability; probability distributions and expected value with applications to business and finance.

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Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 2 $1,131 Band 2 $1,131 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 07/08/2017 Thu 31/08/2017 Fri 15/09/2017 Fri 27/10/2017


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22957 TU01 20 FULL 3 Aug - 14 Sep Thursday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
22958 TU02 20 FULL 3 Aug - 14 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
22959 TU03 20 FULL 3 Aug - 14 Sep Thursday 4pm - 5pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 4pm - 5pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
23821 TU04 20 FULL 4 Aug - 15 Sep Friday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
24911 TU05 20 2 4 Aug - 15 Sep Friday 4pm - 5pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 4pm - 5pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
Related Class: Laboratory
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22953 LA01 25 FULL 13 Sep - 13 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22954 LA02 25 FULL 13 Sep - 13 Sep Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22955 LA03 50 25 13 Sep - 13 Sep Wednesday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22956 LA04 50 27 13 Sep - 13 Sep Wednesday 10am - 11am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24942 LE01 100 2 25 Jul - 12 Sep Tuesday 4pm - 5pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
26 Jul - 13 Sep Wednesday 11am - 12pm Engineering Nth, N158, Chapman Lecture Theatre
27 Jul - 14 Sep Thursday 11am - 12pm Horace Lamb, 1022, Horace Lamb Lecture Theatre
28 Jul - 15 Sep Friday 11am - 12pm Mawson, G19, Mawson Lecture Theatre
3 Oct - 24 Oct Tuesday 4pm - 5pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
4 Oct - 25 Oct Wednesday 11am - 12pm Engineering Nth, N158, Chapman Lecture Theatre
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 11am - 12pm Horace Lamb, 1022, Horace Lamb Lecture Theatre
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 11am - 12pm Mawson, G19, Mawson Lecture Theatre