Risk Management in Financial Institutions (11231.2)
|Level:||Intermediate Unit Level|
|HECS Bands:||2, 3|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline:||School of Business|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 2 PROF Milind SATHYE (Ph: +61 2 62015489 ) ON-CAMPUS
To view your Unit Outline, click View to log in to MyUC and access this information, or visit your unit's online teaching site.
- Semester 2, 2019, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (184873) - View
If a link to your Unit Outline is not displayed, please check back later. Unit Outlines are generally published by Week One of the relevant teaching period.
This unit analyses the application of modern banking and finance theory to the process of management of today's complex commercial banking and similar financial service organisations. Risk Management in Financial Institutions takes a strategic approach to technical and ethical issues relating to banking operations and financial services firm management. It is a specialist unit in the Bachelor of Commerce (Finance and Banking Major) but is relevant to any other course requiring this specialist knowledge and skills.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Discuss the financial and strategic issues regularly addressed by the managers of financial services firms;
2. Understand the process of financial innovation and with the risk management strategies used in the financial services industry;
3. Appraise the various types of risks and ethical challenges faced by financial institutions;
4. Develop a solid understanding and application of the regulatory requirements on financial institutions; and
5. Develop conceptual foundations and analytical skills necessary to operate effectively in the financial services industry.
One 2 hour lecture and one 1 hour tutorial on-campus per week.
11326 Financial Institutions and Markets.