The module offers the student the possibility to explore academic challenges within finance. During the module the student will learn how to plan, manage and conduct a research project where a financial research topic are explored in a higher level. The purpose is to potentially send a paper to an academic journal.
During the module the student will – with the support of an advisor – be able to apply relevant scientific theories, models, and methods on empirical and/or theoretical within a specific subject area. Furthermore, be able to analyse, discuss and present central findings to a scientific community.
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary knowledge on:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary skills in:
The objective is that the student after the module possesses the necessary competences in:
For information see §17.
|Name of exam||Scientific Challenges in Finance|
|Type of exam|
Oral exam based on a projectGroup examination with max. 4 students. The student may also choose to write the project alone.
|Assessment||7-point grading scale|
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures|
|Danish title||Videnskabelige problemstillinger inden for finansiering|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Economics and Business Administration|
|Department||AAU Business School|
|Faculty||Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities|