Bachelor of Business (Professional)

with a major in Financial Planning

BA-BUSPROF Degree including work placement Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

The Bachelor of Business (Professional) includes a mandatory 12-month paid work placement. You'll benefit from Swinburne’s unique industry partnerships, gain invaluable full-time work experience and earn credit towards your degree.

Gain core skills and knowledge in business, management and operations to prepare for roles in modern organisations.

Select a major area of specialisation and combine with other studies become an entrepreneurial thinker in your future career.

The course links theoretical and practical knowledge needed to operate effectively in diverse settings such as not-for-profits, government, small business and corporations. Participate in professionally focused, multidisciplinary projects during your final year of study.

Selected major: Financial Planning

This major offers in-depth skills in financial planning - giving you the knowledge to help others reach their financial goals. It covers topics such as investment, taxation, financial risk, retirement and estate planning. It also provides a solid grounding in necessary legislations, relevant code of conduct and ethical issues connected to managing clients and their finances.

This major meets the educational requirements of the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPEC) and is approved by the Financial Advisers Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA), ensuring you’ll learn the skills needed to enter the financial planning industry with confidence.

The Bachelor of Business with a major in Financial Planning and Bachelor of Business (Professional) with a major in Financial Planning are accredited by FPEC and approved by FASEA.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 2 March 2020

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Duration

4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400210691 (CSP)
  • 3400210693 (IFP)

Faculty

Faculty of Business and Law