Module Identifier EC35720  
Academic Year 2003/2004  
Co-ordinator Mrs Ceris L Berry  
Semester Semester 2 (Taught over 2 semesters)  
Pre-Requisite All core modules on the Business Finance degree scheme  
Course delivery Lecture   6 Hours  
  Seminars / Tutorials   12 Hours  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Assessment Semester One: 6000 word group report (including 15% for a presentation)30%
Semester Assessment Semester Two: 6000 word individual report  70%

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this module students should be able to:


This module is the final year focal point of the Business Finance degree. Its aims are for students to integrate learning from various parts of the scheme, develop practical skills in business economic research methods, develop team-work, time-management, initiative, report writing and presentational skills.

Brief description

This is a final year core module involving supervised preparation of group and individual reports on economic and financial aspects of the operating environment of a financial sector and a firm or organisation within that.

Reading Lists

The nature of this module is such that there is no set text. Students are expected to use in their work, concepts learned in other modules of their degree scheme. Consequently, they will need to refer back to reading material and notes from previous modules.


This module is at CQFW Level 6