MAA255 - Financial Planning

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: MAF255, MAF309
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

MAF101 or MAA104

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with:

MAF255

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week*

*For Warrnambool on campus offering only, there will be a converged mode of delivery using CloudDeakin and face-to-face workshops.  More details will be available on the unit site

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning including 3 scheduled online workshops of 3 hours duration

Content

This unit introduces students to financial and estate planning. It covers the financial planning process and its implementation, including familiarising students with the basics of estate planning and provides students with an understanding of its necessity in the financial planning process. The unit also develops an understanding of the economic, political, social and legal environment for financial planning.

Hurdle requirement

Hurdle requirement: achieve a result of at least 50% on the examination plus achieve an overall result of 50 marks out of 100 marks available.

Unit Fee Information

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