CSCI 418 (Q) Financial Technology. (Credit Hours: 3) (Pre-requisites: Grade of C or better in CSCI 203)This course will provide an introduction to financial concepts and algorithms. Students will develop online applications to gather real-time data and use financial algorithms for pricing and monitoring of financial products.
By its very nature, Financial Technology is about the implementation of programming solutions to complex financial model problems. This course will give students an opportunity to develop a real-time financial application as it would be done for a major investment bank or brokerage house. The project will take approximately six weeks (three hours per week for a total of eighteen contact hours).