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|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)|
|Contact hours:||1 x 3 hour seminar per week|
|Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.|
This unit is an introduction to superannuation and retirement planning with a focus on the major trends and features of the industry and the framework in which the industry operates.
The unit considers issues relating to superannuation contributions, different types of superannuation funds, the rules relating to the taxation and accessing of benefits, a consideration of alternative retirement income stream products and strategies designed to enhance superannuation and retirement income benefits.
Test - Cloud (Online) 10%
Written Assignment (Individual or Group/2-3 Students) (Quantitative/Theory) 3000 words 30%
Examination 2 hours 60%
Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination, plus achieve an overall result of 50 marks out of 100 marks available.
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