Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning

Course summary for current students

Year2015 course information
Award granted Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning
CampusOffered at Burwood (Melbourne)
Cloud (online)Yes
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeM640

Please note: core units not available in Trimester 3

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning is a professionally oriented course specifically designed to meet the education needs of the financial planning industry. The Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning is aimed at those aspiring to join the financial planning industry as well as those currently employed in the industry.

Fees and charges

Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.

Please be aware:

  • Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
  • Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
  • Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services

Course rules

The Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning requires the completion of 8 credit points comprising 6 credit points of core units and 2 credit points of elective units chosen from a specified list.

Course structure

Core units

MAF702Financial Markets

MAF707Investments and Portfolio Management

MAF708Retirement Income Streams

MAF765Financial Planning and Analysis

MLC703Principles of Income Tax Law

MPS701Principles of Risk Management and Insurance

Elective units

Plus 2 credit points of elective units from:

MAF704Treasury and Risk Management

MAF711Modelling Techniques for Finance

MMP742Investment Valuation

MPA701Accounting

MPA711Corporate Governance and Ethics

MPT732/MPK732Marketing Management #

MPT781/MPE781Economics for Managers #

#MPT code denotes study tour version of the unit.

 

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