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MATHS 1010 - Applications of Quantitative Methods in Finance I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: 3720
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, highlighting the inter-relationships of the mathematics and developing problem solving skills with a particular emphasis on financial and business applications. Topics covered are: differential and integral calculus with applications; separable differential equations; functions of two real variables; Lagrange multipliers; sample spaces, conditional probability; an introduction to Markov chains; probability distributions (binomial, normal) and expected value.

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
3720 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 24 2 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 24 5 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 24 12 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 24 6 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 24 12 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 35 9 13 Sep - 13 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22954 LA02 35 6 13 Sep - 13 Sep Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22955 LA03 43 27 13 Sep - 13 Sep Wednesday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22956 LA04 43 31 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 120 37 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