Investment and Portfolio Analysis
Auckland, New Zealand
Area of Study
Business, Financial Management
Taught In English
any 1.00 of 395000 , FINA501
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewAn introduction to the theory and practice of investments, with special emphasis on investment criteria, sources of information and types of financial investments. Develop an understanding of the organization and function of securities market, investment alternatives, and valuation of securities. Explore sources of investment information, introduce the major approaches to investment selection, analyse the relationship of risk to required rates of returns, portfolio construction and monitoring.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.