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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 FIN 038 Python for Finance 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri FIN-038-5-AUS


This online, hands-on course is designed to develop students’ skills on solving quantitative financial problems with software like Python and Excel. It particularly focuses on risk management, portfolio analysis, yield curves, modern portfolio theory, derivative pricing and derivative analysis and model calibration Monte Carlo methods. It aims to prepare students with basic knowledge about Python programming for solving quantitative finance problems.