Research paper in Finance
This information is for the 2021/22 session.
PhD Programme Director
This course is compulsory on the MRes/PhD in Finance. This course is not available as an outside option.
Students produce a research paper, between 6,000 and 8,000 words, related to the student's designated major field, to be submitted at the end of August.
There are no direct teaching hours.
Feedback on progress will be provided by the student's PhD Supervisor.
Research paper (100%).
The research paper will be 6-8,000 words in length.
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Important information in response to COVID-19
Please note that during 2021/22 academic year some variation to teaching and learning activities may be required to respond to changes in public health advice and/or to account for the differing needs of students in attendance on campus and those who might be studying online. For example, this may involve changes to the mode of teaching delivery and/or the format or weighting of assessments. Changes will only be made if required and students will be notified about any changes to teaching or assessment plans at the earliest opportunity.
Total students 2020/21: 8
Average class size 2020/21: Unavailable
Controlled access 2020/21: No
Value: One Unit
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