Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Agriculture Food Sciences Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour

Incompatible

ABUS3006

Assessment methods

Reports, presentation and final examination

Course coordinator

Dr Ammar Abdul Aziz

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 Gatton Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

An introduction to the process of price risk management associated with the trading of agricultural commodities. Provides a planning framework within which price risk can be managed as well as an introduction to concepts of forward selling, futures and options trading. The project involves a simulated trading exercise. (Minimum enrolment required 8)

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 Gatton Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2016 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 Gatton Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2008 Gatton Internal Course Profile