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Last modified: 31 Jul 2023 11:31

Course Overview

This compulsory element of the Masters degree in Petroleum, Energy Economics & Finance is the final stage of the degree programme.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Third Sub Session Credit Points 60 credits (30 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
  • Dr Takahiko Kiso

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • MSc (Econ) in Petroleum, Energy Economics and Finance (Studied)
  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

What other courses must be taken with this course?


What courses cannot be taken with this course?

  • BU5936 Dissertation in International Business, Energy and Petroleum (Studied)

Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

Students should be able to demonstrate: - A clear definition of the problem and subject area to be studied and the formulation and expression of a logical, workable solution to the problem studied. - An understanding of the issues involved in the topic chosen, the provision of an analysis and recommendations relevant and useful to practitioners, drawing upon and integrating perspectives from across the course MSc. - Ana ability to apply relevant concepts from economic and finance. - An ability to write coherently, and express ideas concisely. - An ability to use examples and/or evidence in order to examine hypotheses and/or policy.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers

Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Project Report/Dissertation

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Learning Outcomes
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

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