Mathematical Models in Finance and Industry (832G1)
15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)
Topics include: partial differential equations (and methods for their solution) and how they arise in real-world problems in industry and finance. For example: advection/diffusion of pollutants, pricing of financial options.
9%: Practical (Workshop)
100%: Written assessment (Report)
Contact hours and workload
This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 33 hours of contact time and 117 hours of independent study.
This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.