STAT30320 Investment and Trading

Academic Year 2022/2023

This module is based on subject SA7 of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries. It covers investing, investment psychology and trading from both an academic perspective and a practical, real-world perspective.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this module, students will be able to
-understand practical investing, investment markets, investors, investment psychology, trading, investment management and investment consulting

Indicative Module Content:

The module covers material from subject SA7 of the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours
Lectures

24

Tutorial

8

Autonomous Student Learning

90

Total

122

Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
Lectures and tutorials 
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.


Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
 
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Continuous Assessment: Creating, managing and marketing an investment fund in teams Throughout the Trimester n/a Graded No

50

Examination: Final exam 2 hour End of Trimester Exam No Graded No

50


Carry forward of passed components
Yes
 
Resit In Terminal Exam
Spring Yes - 2 Hour
Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Self-assessment activities

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Not yet recorded.

Name Role
Dr Monika Smatralova Lecturer / Co-Lecturer
Timetabling information is displayed only for guidance purposes, relates to the current Academic Year only and is subject to change.
 
Autumn
     
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - Autumn: All Weeks Tues 12:00 - 13:50
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - Autumn: All Weeks Wed 13:00 - 14:50
Autumn