University of Brighton
Economics and Finance
Individual offers may vary; normally a good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject is required; work experience is useful but not essential; applicants with non-standard entry qualifications may be considered; if the student is unsure whether they meet the entry requirements they should contact the school; for non-native speakers of English: in order to benefit from, contribute to and enjoy the course, a good command of spoken and written English language is required; if English is not the student's 1st language they will need English language proficiency equivalent to an overall IELTS score of at least 6.5, with 6 in the written test; international students whose language skills do not match the IELTS scores set out above should consider applying for this course through the Extended Masters programme at the University of Brighton's Language Institute.
Introductory modules: Economics and Business Finance in Context; Corporate Finance and Quantitative Techniques and Applications.
Compulsory modules: Economics of Financial Markets; Financial Market Practice and Quantitative Techniques and Applications.
Optional modules (choose two): Financial Regulation: economic principles and institutional frameworks; Applied Econometrics and Financial Time Series Analysis; Emerging Financial Markets or Explorations in Economic Thought.
For the third option, your choice is extended to include: Advanced Corporate Analysis; Portfolio Modelling and Dealing; Financial Derivatives: mathematical applications; Financial Engineering of Derivative Structured Products; International Portfolio Management and Interest Rate and Currency Risk Management.
In the final phase of the course, students are required to complete a dissertation relating to financial economics; the dissertation will be between 10,000 and 15,000 words long.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,980 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,980 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 14,220 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,980 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,980 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Moulsecoomb Campus||Brighton||BN2 4GA||South East|
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