FM4T5      Half Unit
Portfolio Management - Dissertation

This information is for the 2017/18 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Domingos Romualdo


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

Course content

See entry for FM445


20 hours of lectures and 10 hours of seminars in the LT.


Dissertation (80%, 6000 words) in the ST.
Coursework (20%) in the LT.

6,000 word dissertation (80%) 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 June 2018. 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 2016/17: 13

Average class size 2016/17: 2

Controlled access 2016/17: Yes

Value: Half Unit

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

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