Finance Papers at Tauranga (2018)

Finance is concerned with investment, decision-making where time and risk are key parameters, and financial markets. Papers are available within the following streams; corporate finance, financial markets and investments.

The value of skills in financial analysis is recognised in a number of special purpose interdisciplinary specialisations.

Finance is available as a first major for the Bachelor of Business Analysis and the Bachelor of Management Studies with Honours. Finance may also be included as a second major or as a minor in other undergraduate degrees, subject to the approval of the Faculty in which the student is enrolled.

To complete Finance as a single major for the BBA, students must gain 135 points from papers listed for Accounting, including 105 points above 100 level, and 60 points above 200 level. Students must complete FINAN101, MATHS166, FINAN201, FINAN200, FINAN202, FINAN302, FINAN305, and 45 points from FINAN203 or FINAN306, FINAN204 or FINAN301, FINAN303, and FINAN304.

To complete Finance as part of a double major for the BBA or other undergraduate degree, students must gain 120 points from papers listed for Finance, including 90 points above 100 level, and 45 points above 200 level. Students must complete FINAN101, MATHS166, FINAN201, FINAN200, FINAN202, FINAN302, FINAN305, and 30 points from FINAN203 or FINAN306, FINAN204 or FINAN301, FINAN303, and FINAN304.

To complete Finance as a single major for the BMS(Hons) students must gain 135 points from papers listed for Finance, including 105 points above 100 level, and 60 points above 200 level. Students must complete FINAN101, one paper from List A or List B if List A papers have already been included as part of the programme, FINAN201, FINAN200, FINAN202, FINAN302, FINAN305, and 45 points from FINAN203 or FINAN306, FINAN204 or FINAN301, FINAN303, and FINAN304. Students will also need to take at least 60 points in the subject of Finance at 500 level.

To complete Finance as part of a double major for the BMS(Hons), students must gain 120 points from papers listed for Finance, including 90 points above 100 level, and 45 points above 200 level. Students must complete FINAN101, one paper from List A or List B if List A papers have already been included as part of the programme, FINAN201, FINAN200, FINAN202, FINAN302, FINAN305, and 30 points from FINAN203 or FINAN306, FINAN204 or FINAN301, FINAN303, and FINAN304. Students will also need to take at least 60 points in the subject of their first major at 500 level.

To complete a minor in Finance students must complete 60 points including at least 30 points above 100 level from the papers listed for the Finance major, including FINAN101 Introduction to Finance or one paper from List C if FINAN101 has already been included as part of the major or degree specific choices.

Note: Students who commenced a major in Finance in 2016 or prior and are undertaking their third year in 2018 will do so using existing 20 point papers. Students are encouraged to contact the Waikato Management School for programme advice.


2018 Catalogue of Papers information as of 20 September 2017 4:40pm

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