Bachelor of Business with a Major in Financial Planning

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Summer Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Online

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with the Business – Financial Planning Major BA degree from Swinburne Online. Through sharing your expertise, you’ll empower clients to achieve their financial goals, making a tangible difference in their lives. Join a program designed to equip you with the latest insights and skills in financial planning, ensuring you become a proficient and compassionate professional in the dynamic financial landscape.


Discover the Business – Financial Planning Major BA program at Swinburne Online, guided by seasoned professionals. Immerse yourself in the latest financial software, collaborating with peers on live consulting projects for real clients. This hands-on experience prepares you with the confidence needed to seamlessly transition into the workplace. Uncover a curriculum designed to foster your expertise, covering essential aspects of financial planning.

Admission Requirements

Initiate your academic journey with ease by meeting the admission requirements:

  • For non-Year 12 entry, completion or partial completion of an approved tertiary qualification.
  • Additional performance criteria and prerequisite requirements may apply.
  • Students with prior tertiary studies meeting academic requirements may be eligible for academic credit.
  • For Year 12 entry, successful completion of the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE) or equivalent.

Courses include:

  • Financial Information for Decision Making
  • Taxation
  • Industry Consulting Project
  • Advanced Innovative Business Practice
  • Learning and Communicating for Innovative Business Practice
  • Economic Principles
  • Financial Statistics
  • Principles of Financial Planning
  • Financial Management

Invest in your education with a tuition fee of $62,160 AUD, providing access to cutting-edge financial planning knowledge and skills. Explore various payment options and potential financial assistance to support your educational goals.

Future Career Outcomes

  • Financial Planner: Develop financial strategies for individuals or organisations and assist clients with complex decision to protect and grow their wealth.
  • Paraplanner: As a junior member of a financial planning team, collate documents from clients and complete the baseline, non-customer-facing work for a financial planning session.
  • Servicing Planner: Manage clients within a service capacity and be involved in client reviews. Servicing Planners are the first point of contact for customers who may be in need of financial advice.

Visa Requirements:

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