Academic

Curriculum

For students admitted in 2018-2019 and thereafter, the normative period of study is 4 years, and students have to complete at least 123 units and satisfy requirements under separate categories:

Category

Units

Major Requirement (including compulsory courses, elective courses, and capstone course)

78

Chinese and English Language

6 and 9

General Education

21

Information Technology

1

Physical Education

2

Other Free Electives

6

Total

123

For major requirement, students are required to complete a minimum of 78 units of courses as follows:

Required Courses:

ACCT1111

Foundations in Financial Accounting

3 units

ACCT2121

Management Accounting for Decisions Making

3 units

DSME1030

Economics for Business Studies I

3 units

DSME1040

Economics for Business Studies II

3 units

FINA2010

Financial Management

3 units

FINA2200

Introduction to Actuarial Science

3 units

FINA2220

Quantitative Methods for Actuarial Analysis I

3 units

FINA2230

Quantitative Methods for Actuarial Analysis II

3 units

FINA3080

Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management

3 units

FINA3210

Risk Management and Insurance

3 units

FINA3220

Life Contingencies I

3 units

FINA3230

Life and Health Insurance

3 units

FINA3240

Corporate Property and Liability Insurance

3 units

FINA3250

Derivatives for Actuaries I

3 units

FINA3290

Linear Models for Actuaries

3 units

FINA4210

Life Contingencies II

3 units

MATH1010

University Mathematics

3 units

MATH1530

Basic Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences

3 units

MATH1540

University Mathematics for Financial Studies

3 units

MGNT1020

Management

3 units

Elective Courses - 18 units of courses from the following, including at least 6 units of FINAx2xx courses:

ACCT3151

Business Law

3 units

ACCT3161

Taxation

3 units

Either CSCI1510 or

Computer Principles and C Programming

3 units

CSCI1520 or

Computer Principles and C++ Programming

3 units

CSCI1540 or

Fundamental Computing With C++

3 units

CSCI1580

Visual Programming

3 units

CSCI2100 or

Data Structures

3 units

CSCI2520

Data Structures and Applications

3 units

DSME2051

Business Information Systems

3 units

FINA3010

Financial Markets

3 units

FINA3030

Management of Financial Institutions

3 units

FINA3070

Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice

3 units

FINA3260

Internship Experience

1 units

FINA3280

Insurance Company Operations and Management

3 units

FINA3295

Advanced Statistical Modeling for Insurance and Finance

3 units

FINA4030

Selected Topics in Finance

3 units

FINA4120

Fixed Income Securities Analysis

3 units

FINA4140

Computational Finance

3 units

FINA4150

Quantitative Methods for Financial Derivatives

3 units

FINA4160

Intermediate Financial Theory

3 units

FINA4220

Non-life Actuarial Models

3 units

FINA4250

Applications of Risk Models

3 units

FINA4280

Derivatives for Actuaries II

3 units

IBBA3040

Business Lectures Series

1 units

MATH2010

Advanced Calculus I

3 units

MKTG2010

Marketing Management

3 units

MGNT2511

Global Experiential Learning I

1 unit

MGNT2512

Global Experiential Learning II

1 unit

MGNT2611

Business Sustainability

2 units

RMSC4001

Simulation Methods for Risk Management Science and Finance

3 units

STAT3007

Introduction to Stochastic Processes

3 units

Elective Courses - 3 units of Capstone elective courses from the following:

FINA4270

Research Project in Insurance, Financial and Actuarial Analysis

3 units

FINA4290

Actuarial Internship

3 units

FINA4291

Internship in Insurance and Financial Institutions

3 units

MGNT4010

Strategic Management

3 units

Current students should refer to the AQS website for the most updated undergraduate student handbook in:
http://rgsntl.rgs.cuhk.edu.hk/aqs_prd_applx/Public/Handbook/Default.aspx?id=2&tv=T&lang=en