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Bachelor of Applied Finance with the degree of Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

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Faculty:
Faculty of Business and Economics
Award:
Bachelor of Applied Finance with the degree of Bachelor of Actuarial Studies (BAppFinBActStud)
General requirements:
Minimum number of credit points for the degree 96
Minimum number of credit points at 200 level or above 60
Minimum number of credit points at 300 level or above 30
Minimum number of credit points designated as Commerce 42
Completion of a designated People unit
Completion of a designated Planet unit
Completion of other specific minimum requirements as set out below
Note:
Students must complete one designated People unit and one designated Planet unit. Those units must be taken in two different Faculties. Units which are already a required unit of the student's program of study will not satisfy the People unit requirement or Planet unit requirement.

In order to graduate students must ensure that they have satisfied all of the general requirements of the award: see the general requirements listed above.

Specific minimum requirements:

Credit points

100 level

Required
3
Techniques and Elements of Finance (3)
 
Required
3
Introduction to Actuarial Studies (3)
 
Required
3
Macroeconomic Principles (3)
 
Required
3
Microeconomic Principles (3)
 
Required
3
Mathematics IB (Advanced) (3)
 
Required
3
Statistical Data Analysis (3)
 
Required
either
or
 
Accounting IA (3)
 
3
Accounting Information for Decision-Making (3)
 
Required
either
or
 
Mathematics IA (Advanced) (3)
 
3
Mathematics IA (3)
 

200 level

Required
3
Mathematics of Finance (3)
 
Required
3
Combinatorial Probability (3)
 
Required
3
Contingent Payments 1 (3)
 
Required
either
or
 
Applied Financial Analysis and Management (3)
 
3
Investments (3)
 
Required
3
Statistics I (3)
 
Required
3
Probability (3)
 
Required
either
or
 
Microeconomic Analysis (3)
 
3
Macroeconomic Analysis (3)
 

300 level

Required
3
Actuarial Modelling (3)
C
Required
3
Issues in Applied Finance (3)
C
Required
3
Survival Models (3)
 
Required
3
Financial Econometrics (3)
 
Required
9cp from
 
Quantitative Asset and Liability Modelling 1 (3)
 
 
Financial Risk Management (3)
 
 
Security Pricing and Hedging (3)
 
 
Applied Portfolio Management (3)
 
9
Corporate Financial Design (3)
 
Required
9cp from
9
ACST units at 300 level
Required
3cp from
 
The Economics of Financial Institutions (3)
 
 
Money and Finance (3)
 
3
International Finance (3)
 

Balance of credit points required:

 
 
18
Electives

TOTAL CREDIT POINTS REQUIRED FOR THIS PROGRAM

96
Note:
Units marked with a C are Capstone units.