BP314 - Bachelor of Business (Financial Planning)

Go to Student Program Guide Search

RMIT program code: BP314
Plan name: Bachelor of Business (Financial Planning)
Plan code: BP314
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 092360C

Contact details and related links


2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

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

The Bachelor of Business (Financial Planning) degree requires completion of 24 x 12 credit point units of study, which includes 8 business common core courses, 8 Financial Planning major courses and 8 flexible course.

If you are seeking RG146 compliance, you must complete BAFI1008 Business Finance and LAW2453 Taxation 1. These two courses are part of the Financial Planning and Taxation Minor.

8 flexible courses allow you to undertake one of the following three options:

Option A: Complete a second major in a business discipline comprising 8 courses (or 96 credit points). The second major will be identified on your transcript of results.

OR

Option B: Complete a minor in a business discipline comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points), and a second minor comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points) from a business or another discipline.

OR

Option C: Complete a minor in a business discipline comprising 4 courses (or 48 credit points), and four(4) general electives. General Elective courses can be from any discipline area within RMIT University.

If you choose Option B or Option C you MUST complete a full Business minor. You must ensure that you satisfy the academic requirements of your program.

Majors, Minors and University Electives:

A list of disciplines and prescribed courses for each available second major and minor can be found on the Majors & Minors Bachelor of Business Programs guide.

Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the Student Electives web page. You may also consider undertaking one of the following options to enrich your student experience:  

Global intensives (study tour)

Student exchange

Cross-campus study in Vietnam

*Top of page


Year One of Program

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

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

 

Please note that ISYS2056 Business Computing 1 is changing course title.

  • In Semester 1 2018, it is called ISYS2056 Business Computing 1.
  • From Semester 2 2018 on, it is called ISYS2056 Business Information Systems.

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 Society12ACCT1046City Campus21812267
Introduction to Management12BUSM4176City Campus11211121
Business Information Systems12ISYS2056City Campus22612220
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus20772056
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 Campus20762055
Macroeconomics 112ECON1010City Campus20752053
Marketing Principles12MKTG1025City Campus20992076
Personal Wealth Management12BAFI1014City Campus23292295
 
AND

*Top of page


Year Two of Program

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

Majors, Minors and University Electives:

A list of disciplines and prescribed courses for each available second major and minor can be found on the Majors & Minors Bachelor of Business Programs guide.

Information about Student Elective courses at RMIT is available on the Student Electives web page. You may also consider undertaking one of the following options to enrich your student experience:  

Global intensives (study tour)

Student exchange

Cross-campus study in Vietnam

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 Campus11811206
Financial Markets12BAFI1002City Campus19891965
Superannuation and Retirement12YesACCT2286City Campus23262292
Risk, Insurance and Social Security12YesACCT2287City Campus23282293
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Law of Investments and Financial Markets12YesLAW2457City Campus12181208
AND

Select and Complete Three (3) Courses From:

University Elective
 
AND

*Top of page


Year Three of Program

Semester One: Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Wealth Creation and Estate Planning12YesACCT2285City Campus23252291
Investment12YesBAFI1042City Campus20542030
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses From:

University Elective
AND

Semester Two: Complete the following One (1) Course:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Financial Advisory Practice12YesACCT2288City Campus23272294
AND

Select and Complete Three (3) Courses From:

University Elective
 

*Top of page



Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Contact Details

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

 

Enrolment Load

The maximum standard enrolment load per semester is 48 credit points. You will only be permitted to exceed the standard approved program enrolment load if it is your final semester.

 

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 to count toward 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.

*Top of page