-Learning objective 学习目标
*The course aims to allow students to understand quantitative and statistical modelling and analytical techniques to a level necessary for quantitative finance.
*The course will prepare students for 2nd and final year courses including: BMAN23000 (A) & (B) Foundations of Finance, BMAN30091 Financial Derivatives, and BMAN30242 Financial Engineering.
-Learning outcomes 学习成果
One successful completion students should be able to:
•Understand the mechanics of the tools covered, including their assumptions and limitations;
•Understand their place in accounting and finance;
•Apply them to small examples with the aid of a calculator;
•Apply them to larger data sets using Excel.