MC201 - Master of Finance

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RMIT program code: MC201
Plan name: Master of Finance
Plan code: MC201P15
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 077516B

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Stage A:
 
AND  Stage B:
 
AND  Stage C:
 
AND  Stage D:
 

This program consists of One Hundred and Ninety Two (192) credit points

 

  • The Master of Finance (MC201) consists of 192 credit units as listed in the stages A, B, C and D of the program structure. Students are required to complete the program as specified in the structure below to be eligible to graduate with Master of Finance degree.
  • Information about postgraduate elective courses is available on the Postgraduate Electives web page.
  • Business College Electives: students are only permitted to take one non-listed Business College Elective during their entire program. It is recommended students select one of the five electives from those indicated below in Stage C however you can choose from any University postgraduate elective

 

Program Changes:

The Master of Finance has a new program structure effective Semester 1, 2017. Program changes have been emailed to students.

These changes align the curriculum with the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Body of Knowledge Index. The newly structured Master of Finance programs will allow students to obtain a postgraduate degree aligned with CFA designation which addresses industry demand.

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Stage A:

Complete the following Four (4) Business Enabling Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Management 1 - Managing People12BUSM1162City Campus10831109
Business and Government in the Global Context12BUSM3886City Campus11181119
Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach12YesISYS1028City Campus22152168
Accounting for Management Decisions12ACCT2127City Campus22112278
 
AND

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Stage B:

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Financial Statement Analysis12YesBAFI1070City Campus20582033
Principles of Finance12ECON1239City Campus20922070
Quantitative Methods in Finance12ECON1095City Campus20842063
Economic Analysis for Business12ECON1113City Campus20852064
 
AND

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Stage C:

Postgraduate Business College Electives: it is recommended students select one of the five electives from those indicated below however you can choose from any Postgraduate Business College Elective.

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Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Corporate Finance12BAFI1059City Campus20562031
Options, Futures and Risk Management12BAFI2081City Campus20652041
Investment Analysis12BAFI2077City Campus20642039
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Applied Macroeconomics12ECON1236City Campus20882067
Applied Microeconomics12ECON1237City Campus20892068
Econometric Techniques12ECON1238City Campus20902069
Research Issues in Finance12YesBAFI3190City Campus2047
International Finance12YesBAFI1075City Campus2059
University Postgrad Elective
}
 
AND

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Stage D:

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Research Design12YesBUSM4448City Campus2030
2334 (ONL)
2003
2301 (ONL)
Fixed Income Securities and Credit Analysis12BAFI1065City Campus20572032
Alternative Securities12BAFI3180City Campus20672046
Portfolio Management12YesBAFI3178City Campus20662044
 

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Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

Business Central via RMIT Connect or Text BC80 to 0477 444 555 to join the queue at Business Central, Building 80, Level 7, 445 Swanston Street.

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. You will only be permitted to exceed the standard approved program enrolment load if it is your final semester.

 

Credit

If you have previous learning or experience, you can apply for credit toward your RMIT program. Please read the information provided on the Apply for Credit web page.

 

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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