Social Studies of Finance

Module code: MN3136

When analysing financial decisions, it is important to look at the social and cultural dimensions which inform them. This module will introduce you to the social study of finance; finance in its broader context.

By the end of this module, you will be able to discuss and explain its cross-disciplinary approach to the analysis of financial institutions and valuation. You'll get the chance to show this by applying it to real-life financial economic case studies.

Learning

  • 20 hours of lectures
  • 8 hours of seminars
  • 172 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Essay, 3,000 words (100%)