Finance (with specialisation in Banking)
The Banking major will introduce you to banking practice and management, the different risk areas that banks are exposed to and the application of different financial models and methodology to manage these risks. You will also acquire the skills and knowledge needed to prepare and present holistic financial plans to meet clients’ goals.
The Banking major will also provide you with an understanding of international risks faced by banks operating in a global market place and the management of these risks.
In the Finance major, you will learn about investment evaluation, how to fund activities and understand the importance of the capital structure of a company. The course also provides you with an understanding of the structure and operations of financial markets and financial instruments including derivative instruments. You will also learn about security analysis and portfolio performance evaluation techniques.
During your first semester of the Bachelor of Commerce, you’ll complete common core units which will provide an introduction to the various aspects of business. You do not need to make a final decision on a single or combined major until your second semester.