Applied Finance Project (L1094)

15 credits, Level 6

Spring teaching

You produce an evidence-based project in the field of finance using the knowledge and skills you have learned from modules such as Priniciples of Finance, Introduction to Statistics and Econometrics.

You choose from a range of project titles and examine relevant literature, collect data and apply appropriate statistical or econometrics methods to obtain results and interpret them. You are assigned a supervisor to support you throughout the project.


33%: Lecture
67%: Practical (Workshop)


100%: Coursework (Report)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 4 hours of contact time and 146 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.