FM4U9E      Half Unit
Risk Management in Financial Markets - Dissertation

This information is for the 2019/20 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Christian Julliard


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 FM409E.


See entry for FM409E


Dissertation (90%, 6000 words) in the ST.
Coursework (10%) in the LT.

6,000 word dissertation in lieu of examination (90%) on a topic to be agreed with the course teacher, and coursework (10%). 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. Submission Deadline at the end of Summer Term.

Key facts

Department: Finance

Total students 2018/19: 10

Average class size 2018/19: 9

Controlled access 2018/19: No

Value: Half Unit

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Application of numeracy skills