Course Outline BUS 492 AE
Derivatives and Risk Management
(Winter Session 2012)
Instructor: Dr. Saqib Khan
Office: ED 565.1
Phone: 337-3218 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Class Time and Location:
W 19:00 21:45 in ED 621
Course Objective and Content
This course introduces students to the derivatives tools used in risk management. Topics
will include the mechanics of futures, options and other derivatives markets; pricing; and
strategies for using these instruments for risk management.
Hull, John C. Fundamentals of Futures and Options Markets, 7th Edition, Pearson-
Prentice Hall, 2010.