Courses & Units

International Financial Management BEA706

Hobart

Introduction

Most businesses operate in a global financial market, and very few facets of financial management are as important as managing exchange rate risk. This unit will provide you with the skills necessary to understand and address some of the multi-faceted issues of international financial management, with a focus on understanding exchange rate behaviour, factors influencing exchange rates, forecasting and managing exchange rate risk. Techniques will be studied and applied from various fields including financial management, macroeconomics, corporate finance and investment theory.

Summary

Unit name International Financial Management
Unit code BEA706
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Discipline Finance
Coordinator Associate Professor Joaquin Vespignani
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Postgraduate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Critically analyse the interaction between the real economy and financial markets.
  • Critically analyse the role of international conditions on financial markets and multinational corporate behaviour.
  • Transmit knowledge of finance in oral and written formats.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
010103 $498.00 $498.00 not applicable $2,702.00
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
  • FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4

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Requisites

Prerequisites

BEA683

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

BEA702

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Blended lectures (3-4 hours per week): listening to pre-recorded lectures, reading the recommended chapters and activities; Intensive, on-campus blended workshop (12 hours) (on-campus students only)

AssessmentOnline quizzes (x 2) (40%)|Individual Assignment (30%)|Group Research Report (30%)
TimetableView the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable

Textbooks

Required

Madura, J, Hoque, A, & krishnamurti, C,  2018, International financial management, 1 st edition (Asia-pacific edition), South-Western Cengage Learning.

You can access the online learning platform Connect which houses an eBook version of International financial management, 1 st edition (Asia-pacific edition) (ISBN10: 0170394689).

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