Postgraduate Course: Research-Linked Topics (MATH11151)
|School||School of Mathematics
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Research linked material presented to the students so as to allow them to work on particular active problems in financial mathematics.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2015/16, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 18,
Formative Assessment Hours 1,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
|No Exam Information
| 1. Communicate their ideas on research topics effectively using written and verbal means.
2. Develop skills in project planning and time/task management.
3. Develop numerical and problem solving skills appropriate to a financial mathematician.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||MSc Financial Modelling and Optimization and MSc Computational Mathematical Finance students only.
|Course organiser||Dr Lukasz Szpruch
Tel: (0131 6)50 5742
|Course secretary||Mr Thomas Robinson
Tel: (0131 6)50 4885
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