FM4U4      Half Unit
Quantitative Security Analysis - Dissertation

This information is for the 2017/18 session.

Teacher responsible

Prof Christopher Polk

Dr Vasant Naik


This course is available on the MSc in Finance (full-time), MSc in Finance (part-time) and MSc in Finance and Economics. This course is not available as an outside option.

Course content

See entry for FM412


30 hours of seminars in the LT.


Dissertation (50%, 6000 words) in the ST.
Coursework (50%) in the LT.

6,000 word dissertation on a topic to be agreed with the course teacher, who will act as the student's supervisor, to be taken in lieu of the in-class assignment. Deadline is June 2018.

Key facts

Department: Finance

Total students 2016/17: Unavailable

Average class size 2016/17: Unavailable

Controlled access 2016/17: No

Value: Half Unit

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Application of information skills
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Specialist skills