BP313 - Bachelor of Business (Financial Planning)/Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)

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RMIT program code: BP313
Plan name: Bachelor of Business (Financial Planning)/ Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)
Plan code: BP313FPDD
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 092363M

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

Bachelor of Business (Financial Planning)/Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) degree requires completion of 32 x 12 credit point units of study.

The 32 courses are made up of the following:

  • 8 business common core courses
  • 8 Financial Planning major courses
  • 8 Accountancy major courses 
  • 4 specialist courses
  • 4 flexible courses

4 flexible courses allow you to undertake one of the following two options:

Option A: Complete a minor in a business discipline comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points)

OR

Option B: Complete four (4) university electives. University Elective courses can be from any discipline area within RMIT University.

 

Capstone Course

Capstone Courses are compulsory courses designed to consolidate the learning undertaken throughout the program and should generally be taken in your final year/semester of study. Applications for credit transfer or recognition of prior learning will not be accepted for these courses.

The capstone courses for this program are:

  • ACCT2288 Financial Advisory Practice
  • ACCT1081 Professional Values, Ethics and Attitudes
  • ACCT1028 Performance Analysis and Simulations 

 

Accreditation Information

For further information regarding external accreditation and industry links related to this program, please click here.

 

For a list of the required courses you must complete in order to fulfill the accreditation requirements for the Professional Body related to your program, please click here.

 

Global Intensives, Student Exchange and Cross-campus Study

As part of your flexible option, you may consider undertaking one of the below to enrich your student experience:

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Year One of Program

You will study seven of your business common core courses and one major course in the first year.

 

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Semester One: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Accounting in Organisations and Society12YesACCT1046City Campus17701689
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus20231984
Business Information Systems12ISYS2056City Campus18161928
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus18241748
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus18231746
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus18211744
Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus18461765
Personal Wealth Management12BAFI1014City Campus17941719
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

In year two of your program, you should enrol in the courses outlined in the tables below. 

 

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Semester One: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Commercial Law12LAW2442City Campus19081819
Financial Accounting and Analysis12YesACCT2033City Campus17801699
Cost Analysis and Organisational Decisions12YesACCT1064City Campus17741693
Management Accounting and Business12YesACCT1060City Campus17731692
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Financial Accountability and Reporting12YesACCT1048City Campus17711690
Financial Markets12BAFI1002City Campus17381729
Superannuation and Retirement12YesACCT2286City Campus17911716
Risk, Insurance and Social Security12YesACCT2287City Campus17921717
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

In year three of your program, you should enrol in the courses outlined in the table below for Semester One and in Semester Two you should complete your four flexible option courses. 

 

Minors and University Electives

 

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Semester One: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Business Finance12YesBAFI1008City Campus17461730
Wealth Creation and Estate Planning12YesACCT2285City Campus17901715
Taxation 112YesLAW2453City Campus17971722
Law of Investments and Financial Markets12YesLAW2457City Campus19101826
AND

Semester Two: Select and Complete Forty Eight (48) credit points from the following University Student Elective Courses:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

In year four of your program, you should enrol in the courses outlined in the tables below. 

 

It is highly recommended that you repeat any failed course(s) in the next available semester.

Semester One: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Investment12YesBAFI1042City Campus17491732
Accounting, Behaviour and Organisations12YesACCT1014City Campus17241686
Company Law12YesLAW2450City Campus19091825
Auditing 112YesACCT1056City Campus17721691
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Financial Advisory Practice12YesACCT2288City Campus17931718
Financial Accounting Theory12YesACCT1077City Campus17751694
Performance Analysis and Simulations12YesACCT1028City Campus17411688
Professional Values, Ethics & Attitudes12YesACCT1081City Campus17761695
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

Business Connect via RMIT Connect or Text BC80 to 0477 444 555 to join the queue at Business Connect, Building 80, Level 7, 445 Swanston Street.

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. 

 

Overloading

You will only be permitted to overload by a maximum of 12 credit points in the final semester of your program. 

 

Credit and Pathways

If you have completed an RMIT College of Business Vocational Education program and you are continuing your studies into an RMIT College of Business Higher Education program, you will be eligible to receive advanced standing for approved courses. Please refer to the College of Business Advanced Standing webpage for more information.

If you have other previous learning or experience, you can apply for credit or recognition of prior learning to count towards your RMIT program. Please read the information provided on the Apply for Credit web page.

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

Enrolment

For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

Policies

For more information about other RMIT University policies, please go to the Policies web site.

Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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