Courses & Units
International Financial Management BEA706
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.
|Unit name||International Financial Management|
|College/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
|Coordinator||Associate Professor Joaquin Vespignani|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- 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 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:BEA702
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)
|Assessment||Group Research Report (30%)|Individual Assignment (30%)|Online quizzes (x 2) (40%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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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