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Financial management is one of the world's largest and most diverse industries, and with a Bachelor of Business (Finance) from Murdoch University, you'll be well placed to start a career in a rewarding, challenging sector.
You'll learn how to manage money for individuals and corporations, and be trained in the accounting, legal and risk management skills required to make sound, well-informed decisions for your clients. You'll learn about capital investment decisions, portfolio management, working capital management, capital markets, options, futures, forward exchange contracts and other key financial instruments.
With a focus on industry-relevant experience, this course offers the option of profession work experience as an elective unit, and introduces financial management in a global context, to ensure that your graduate skillset reflects the employment market you'll be entering.
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
If you don't meet any of these academic entry requirements, Murdoch University offers several pathways, including the FlexiTrack university preparation program, to help you qualify for this course.
All students must satisfy Murdoch University's minimum English requirements by demonstrating competency in the English Language.
In this business course, the subjects you may study include:
Plus your choice of general elective units.
You may be eligible for advanced standing if your previous education or work experience meet certain criteria.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised Bachelor of Business (Finance) from Murdoch University.
You might choose to seek employment in financial markets after completing this course, and could pursue work in the following areas:
You could also choose to enter the public sector and work in fiscal policy.
You'll also become eligible for associate membership of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA).
Curious about where a career in finance could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for a HECS-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay annually for the units you choose to study in that year.
Murdoch University also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
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