MATH 423 - Mathematics of Finance
Fall 2022, Section 103
Instruction Mode: Section 103 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Mathematics (MATH)
Department: LSA Mathematics
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
30
Advisory Prerequisites:
MATH 217 and 425; EECS 183 or equivalent.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course is an introduction to the mathematical models used in finance and economics with particular emphasis on models for pricing derivative instruments such as options and futures. The goal is to understand how the models derive from basic principles of economics and to provide the necessary mathematical tools for their analysis. A solid background in basic probability theory is necessary.

For more information on this course, please visit the Department of Mathematics webpage

Schedule

MATH 423 - Mathematics of Finance
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
18363
Closed
0
27Mth: Actu or MFRM or MSci-MAEC
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TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.
002 (LEC)
 In Person
28431
Closed
0
25Mth: Actu or MFRM or MSci-MAEC
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.
003 (LEC)
 In Person
18568
Closed
0
23Mth: Actu or MFRM or MSci-MAEC
-
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.
004 (LEC)
 In Person
30219
Closed
0
24Mth: Actu or MFRM or MSci-MAEC
-
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.
101 (LEC)
 In Person
34653
Closed
0
 
-
TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.
102 (LEC)
 In Person
34654
Closed
0
 
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.
103 (LEC)
 In Person
34655
Closed
0
 
-
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.
104 (LEC)
 In Person
34656
Closed
0
 
-
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Actuarial and Financial Math majors may freely enroll in sections 001, 002, 003 & 004. All other students must add themselves to the waiting lists of sections 101, 102, 103 or 104. This course has evening exams. Avoid scheduling any class that conflicts with this exam.

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