FM4T2      Half Unit
Applied Corporate Finance - Dissertation

This information is for the 2015/16 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Ashwini Agrawal and Dr Pedro Saffi


This course is available on the MSc in Economics, MSc in Economics (2 Year Programme), MSc in Finance and Economics and MSc in Finance and Economics (Research). This course is not available as an outside option.

Course content

See entry for FM421


30 hours of lectures in the LT.


Dissertation (70%, 6000 words) in the ST.
Project (30%) in the LT.

6,000 word dissertation (70%) on a topic to be agreed with the course teacher. The dissertation option is to be chosen in only one half unit module, with its outline approved in LT by the course teacher who will act as the student's supervisor. Deadline is Monday 6 June 2016. Please note that MSc Finance and Economics (Research) students can submit a dissertation of 6,000-10,000 words.

Key facts

Department: Finance

Total students 2014/15: 6

Average class size 2014/15: 5

Controlled access 2014/15: Yes

Value: Half Unit

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Commercial awareness