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Swinburne University of Technology
This Financial Management unit, provided online by Open Universities Australia and Swinburne University of Technology, will equip you with the knowledge to understand the role of financial management in the corporate sector. You will come to understand the purpose and aims of financial management in a corporate setting and understand fully the nature of financial management in business.
Once you have completed this unit you will be able to explain what you have learned with confidence and professionalism, articulating clearly the key principles of financial management. Furthermore, you will be able to apply this knowledge in a practical context, working on real life examples.
Moreover, you will greatly enhance your problem solving skills in the context of financial management developing your independent thought on practical problems. Moreover you'll learn about the appropriate and most effective avenues for communication of your ideas and solutions in the corporate setting.
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed the following unit because they are considered academically equivalent:
To be eligible for this unit, you must have successfully completed the following units before starting this unit: One of the following three units:
And, one of the following three units:
In this Financial Management unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is part of a major, minor, stream or specialisation in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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This Financial Management unit will give you a comprehensive foundation knowledge of financial management and how it fits into the corporate framework. This knowledge is essential for anyone looking for a career in accounting or finance and will also be an invaluable asset to anyone intending to work in a commercial or corporate setting.
After you complete the Financial Management unit you will have greatly developed your professional skills including presentation and research skills, and managerial skills. These skills are highly desirable by employers, as not only are you attaining a technical understanding of financial management, but you are also learning to apply this knowledge in a practical setting.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-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.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.