Duration: 1 Teaching Period
Unit Code: FIN10002
Contact Hours: Recommended 10 hours of study per week
About this unit
The modern business involves many decisions and managers need the skills, technologies, procedures to successfully derive appropriate solutions to benefit the organisation. This unit will focus on data science as an analytical and decision-making tool, in a variety of business contexts, with a major emphasis on interpretation and application using Excel.
- Descriptive statistics
- Analysis of statistics
- Inferential statistics
- Hypotheses testing
- Regression and time series analysis
- Basic modelling techniques
- Financial mathematics
- Financial statement modelling and valuation
- Case studies and applications.