MAI769 - Ethics for Financial Services (Intensive)

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Intensive 02: Cloud^
Intensive 04: Cloud^
Intensive 07: Cloud^
Intensive 11: Burwood (Melbourne)

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in M569, M669, M701, M769 and N002*

 

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MAA769
Study commitment

Students can expect to spend 130 hours undertaking the learning and assessment activities for this unit. Students will have 24 hours of face-to-face contact over the course of 3 consecutive days with separate independent and collaborative learning required both prior to and subsequent to the Intensive.  

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Students will be required to access the Unit Site for reading and preparation work which will be available four weeks prior to the commencement of the intensive.

Students can expect to spend 130 hours undertaking the learning and assessment activities for this unit. Collaborative learning is required both prior to and subsequent to the Intensive.

In addition to the online scheduled learning activities, this intensive unit requires students to attend three consecutive days of intensive study from 9.00am to 5.00pm, held via Zoom.

^2021 Dates:

  • Intensive Period 02 - will be run via a virtual classroom format through Zoom Wednesday 17 March - Friday 19 March 2021.
  • Intensive Period 04 - will be run via a virtual classroom format through Zoom Wednesday 5 May - Friday 7 May 2021.
  • Intensive Period 07 - will be run via a virtual classroom format through Zoom Wednesday 11 August - Friday 13 August 2021.
In-person attendance requirements This intensive unit requires students to attend three consecutive days of face to face intensive study from 9.00am to 5.00pm in Melbourne CBD (Deakin Downtown -Tower 2 level 12/727 Collins St, Melbourne)
  • Intensive Period 11 - will be run at Deakin Downtown Wednesday 1 December - Friday 3 December 2021.

 

Note:

*N002 (single unit non-award postgraduate)

How to apply

Submit your application online via the Deakin course and scholarship applicant portal. For support on your application process, book a one-on-one consultation with a student adviser.

Current Deakin students can enrol directly via StudentConnect.

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Please enrol by the 2021 deadline as places are limited

Intensive period 02 enrollment deadline: Sunday 14 February 2021
Intensive period 04 enrollment deadline: Sunday 4 April 2021
Intensive period 07 enrollment deadline: Sunday 11 June 2021
Intensive period 11 enrollment deadline: Sunday 28 November 2021

Students are advised that Assessment 1: Test (Individual) Online (1 hour) -20% must be completed prior to attending the intensive days.

For further information, please email: blres@deakin.edu.au

Content

As a requirement of education standards provided by the Financial Adviser Standards and Ethics Authority (FASEA), the unit develops students' appreciation of ethics and their ability to evaluate and apply ethical principles in the decision-making process in financial planning. Topics covered include: the nature of ethics; ethical factors influencing the performance of financial services; ethical theories and principles applicable to finance professionals; ethical decision-making models; ethical issues and conflicts of interest in the financial services industry; FASEA and professional codes of ethics; applying ethical decisions in case scenarios; international business practices; and code monitoring bodies.

Hurdle requirement

Student must achieve 80% on the MCQ test and 50% of total available marks.

Unit Fee Information

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How to apply

You can apply online for this single unit via the Deakin Applicant Portal. Enter the unit code above and follow the steps to submit your application online. Once submitted, we'll be in contact via email to confirm your place.

You can apply for multiple units in one trimester in a single application or to study multiple units over subsequent trimesters, you'll need to submit a separate application for each study period.

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