FM4U4      Half Unit
Quantitative Security Analysis - Dissertation

This information is for the 2019/20 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Jean-Pierre Zigrand


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


Course content

See entry for FM412


See entry for FM412


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. Submission deadline is towards the end of Summer Term.

Key facts

Department: Finance

Total students 2018/19: 1

Average class size 2018/19: 1

Controlled access 2018/19: 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