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Normative 4-year Degree
Major
Finance
金融
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Finance
工商管理榮譽學士(金融)
Offering Academic Unit
Department of Economics and Finance
Normal Period of Study
4 years
Maximum Period of Study
8 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
120 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (30 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2014/15



  Credit Units
University Requirements GE1401 University English 3
Discipline-specific English 3
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy 3
Distributional Requirements A minimum of 3 credit units from each of the three areas below:

Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organisations
Area 3: Science and Technology

Visit the GE website for more course information.
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College-specified Courses Choose 3 College Electives from at least three subject areas:
 
Area 1: Mathematics and Modeling
MA1006 Calculus and Linear Algebra for Business
CB2011 Solving Business Problems with Spreadsheet Modeling
   
Area 2: Programming and Technology
CB2021 Big Data Management
CB2022 Business Programming with Spreadsheet
CB2023 Mobile Applications for Business
CB3021 Business Discovery Methods
CS1102 Introduction to Computer Studies
   
Area 3: Law
LW2903 Business and Law
   
Area 4: Business and Communications
CB2041 Applications of Game Theory to Business
CB3041 Financial Statement Analysis
CB3042 China Business Environment
CB4041 Business Case Analysis and Communication
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College / School Requirements (27 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2014/15



1. College Core Courses (24 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CB2100Introduction to Financial Accounting3
CB2201Operations Management3
CB2300Management3
CB2400Micro-Economics3
CB2500Information Management3
CB2601Marketing3
CB3410Financial Management3
CB4303Strategy and Policy3

2. College Electives (3 credit units)

Choose one college elective from the following subject areas:

Area 1: Mathematics and Modeling
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CB2011Solving Business Problems with Spreadsheet Modeling3
MA1006Calculus and Linear Algebra for Business3

Area 2: Programming and Technology
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CB2021Big Data Management3
CB2022Business Programming with Spreadsheet3
CB2023Mobile Applications for Business3
CB3021Business Discovery Methods3
CS1102Introduction to Computer Studies3

Area 3: Law
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
LW2903Business and Law3

Area 4: Business and Communications
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CB2041Applications of Game Theory to Business3
CB3041Financial Statement Analysis3
CB3042China Business Environment3
CB4041Business Case Analysis and Communication3

Major Requirements (45 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2015/16



1. Core Courses (42 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
CB2101Introduction to Managerial Accounting3
CB2200Business Statistics3
CB2402Macro-Economics3
EF2452Mathematics for Economics and Finance3
EF3320Security Analysis and Portfolio Management3
EF3331Asia-Pacific Capital Markets and Standards of Practice3
EF4320Advanced Security Analysis and Portfolio Management3
EF4321Derivatives and Risk Management3
EF4323Trading Room Workshop3
EF4334Regulation and Management of Financial Institutions3

Plus the following courses:


Finance stream
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
AC3202Corporate Accounting I3
EF3450Principles of Econometrics3
EF4313Corporate Finance I3
EF4331International Finance and Banking3

Quantitative Finance and Risk Management stream

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
EF4520Principles of Option Pricing3
EF4523Quantitative Methods in Finance3
MS4226Risk Management Models3
MS4504Statistics for Economic and Financial Modelling3

2. Electives (3 credit units)

Choose one of the following courses or one other course as approved by the Major Leader:


Finance stream
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
EF3333Financial Systems, Markets and Instruments3
EF3440Microeconomics for Business Strategy3
EF3451Economic and Business Forecasting3
EF3460Asia-Pacific Economies3
EF3461Economies of China (Mainland) and Hong Kong3
EF3622Financial Modelling3
EF4300Project3
EF4312Mergers and Acquisitions3
EF4314Corporate Finance II3
EF4325Advanced Topics on Debt Markets3
EF4326Financial Analysis of Major Industries3
EF4401e-Economics3
EF4440Issues in Financial Economics3
EF4441Open Economy Macroeconomics3
EF4450Applied Time Series Analysis3
EF4460Economics of Development3
EF4461Contemporary Economic and Financial Issues in China3
EF4472International Economic Relations3
EF4473International Trade3
EF4483Economics and Finance of Innovation Management3
EF4485Experimental Methods in Economics/Finance3
EF4600Internship3

Quantitative Finance and Risk Management stream
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Units
EF3333Financial Systems, Markets and Instruments3
EF3450Principles of Econometrics3
EF3451Economic and Business Forecasting3
EF3461Economies of China (Mainland) and Hong Kong3
EF3520Stochastic Calculus for Finance3
EF4300Project3
EF4313Corporate Finance I3
EF4314Corporate Finance II3
EF4325Advanced Topics on Debt Markets3
EF4326Financial Analysis of Major Industries3
EF4331International Finance and Banking3
EF4600Internship3
MS3234Pension Planning3
MS3235Operational Risk Management3
MS3501Automated Data Analysis in Financial Modelling3
MS4232Casualty Insurance3
MS4241Life Insurance3