Master of Financial Planning (FNS50215)

Qualification: Master's Degree
Course Code: FNS50215
Study mode: Online
Payment options: Payment plan
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Duration: Self-paced; complete within 8 years
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Mentor Education (RTO 21683)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

Delivered in conjunction with the University of Notre Dame, this Master of Financial Planning course will give you complex financial planning skills and best-practice knowledge of the financial services industry.

If you're looking to gain specialist skills in financial panning, this online master's program delivered by Mentor Education will allow you to choose from a range of electives and undertake a research project to solidify your skills in your chosen field. You will be encouraged to develop a strong knowledge of foundational financial planning topics, as well as an advanced understanding of a specialist area of expertise.

Designed for both experienced financial advisors with five years' experience, or those with a bachelor degree looking to transition to the financial advisory world, this program will give you a thorough strategic overview of financial planning.

Eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this course; however, standard entry requirements for admission include:

  • An ATAR of 70, or equivalent, obtained within the last five years

OR

  • Successful completion of a Certificate IV qualification or higher from a recognised provider

OR

  • A minimum of two units within a bachelor degree from another university

OR

  • Students that are over 20 years of age as of 1 March in the year of admission must sit a Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) and receive a score of 150 for both the multiple choice component and the written English component

    There are no prerequisites for this course; however, standard entry requirements for admission include:

     

    • An ATAR of 70, or equivalent, obtained within the last five years

     

    OR

     

    • Successful completion of a Certificate IV qualification or higher from a recognised provider

     

    OR

     

    • A minimum of two units within a bachelor degree from another university

     

    OR

     

    • Students that are over 20 years of age as of 1 March in the year of admission must sit a Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) and receive a score of 150 for both the multiple choice component and the written English component

     

    OR

     

    • Successful completion of the Notre Dame Tertiary Enabling Program (TEP) or Foundation Year (FY)

     

  • Successful completion of the Notre Dame Tertiary Enabling Program (TEP) or Foundation Year (FY)

Areas of study

In this financial planning course, the subjects you may study include:

  • Ethics in professional life
  • Financial planning fundamentals
  • Risk Management Fundamentals
  • Retirement and estate planning
  • Investment planning fundamentals
  • Applied investment planning
  • Financial markets
  • Case studies in financial planning
  • Income tax law
  • Applied taxation
  • Advanced economics
  • Research project

There are no prerequisites for this course; however, standard entry requirements for admission include:

  • An ATAR of 70, or equivalent, obtained within the last five years; OR
  • Successful completion of a Certificate IV qualification or higher from a recognised provider; OR
  • A minimum of two units within a bachelor degree from another university; OR
  • Students that are over 20 years of age as of 1 March in the year of admission must sit a Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) and receive a score of 150 for both the multiple choice component and the written English component; OR
  • Successful completion of the Notre Dame Tertiary Enabling Program (TEP) or Foundation Year (FY).

Finance options

Upfront payment is required in full, at the time of enrolment. Credit cards accepted.

RTO 21683
Mentor Education is one of Australia’s leading RG146 compliance training providers for the financial services industry. By specialising exclusively in this field of training, Mentor is able to focus on delivering professional development courses of the highest quality. Thanks to their flexible delivery options, you can complete a nationally recognised qualification in financial planning entirely online, and without disrupting your career. Take advantage of Mentor Education’s long-standing industry reputation and commitment to ongoing professional development by enquiring about a course today.
As a student of Mentor Education, you’ll receive access to an experienced financial adviser Monday to Friday, 9am–5pm by telephone and email, so you’re always assured of timely feedback and assistance.

Students of this program will also benefit from complementary inclusion of Mentor Education’s Career Pathway Program. This comprehensive suite of career-building tools includes a 12-month professional development subscription, association membership and regular updates on industry news and events.

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