Module Catalogues

Foundations of Financial Computing

Module Title Foundations of Financial Computing
Module Level Level 1
Module Credits 2.50
Academic Year 2016/17
Semester SEM2

Aims and Fit of Module

To help students acquire mathematical computational skills for analysing future financial related problems.

Learning outcomes

After completing the module, student should be able to
Use a PC and computation software with confidence
Use the package MatLab to manipulate mathematics and to solve problems
Use the package Matlab to simulate probabilities and to make statistical analyses.

Method of teaching and learning

This module will be delivered by a combination of formal lectures and labs.