Bachelor of Finance

Join the highflying world of finance

Fascinated by the frenetic world of finance? Want a career in banking or financial planning? Our Bachelor of Finance gives you the flexibility you need to soar. Choose a major that most interests you and we will arm you with the essential knowledge you need to take on this challenging sector.

Open to new admissions

2018

Admission open to

Domestic students and International students


Level of Study

Undergraduate

Full-time Study Duration

3 years

Lowest Selection Rank

63.45


Location

Canberra

Course code

184JA

CRICOS number

073948K

Career Outcomes

Study our Bachelor of Finance at UC and you will:

  • learn knowledge and skills to hit the ground running in the workplace
  • focus on the importance of social responsibility in the financial services industry
  • choose a major in banking and financial services or financial planning
  • be able to customise your degree to include a second major in business or other area of study that interests you.

Career Opportunities

  • Banking manager
  • Financial services analyst
  • Finance manager
  • Financial planner
  • Fund manager

Work Integrated Learning

During your course you will have the option to undertake an internship program. This will give you the advantage of industry experience and a chance to establish professional connections in the workplace.

Course details

Sample study plan

Majors
This course is offered with a major in banking and financial services or financial planning. The typical study plan will change depending on which major you choose.

  • Banking and Financial Services
    This major is for students who wish to steer their finance career towards banking or related professions with a focus on subjects such as Law of Financial Institutions and Services and Credit and Lending Decisions.
  • Financial Planning
    This major is for students who wish to provide professional financial planning services with a focus on subjects such as Investments and Revenue Law.

YEAR 1

  • Accounting for Managers
  • Government-Business Relations
  • Information Systems in Organisations
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Introduction to Management
  • Problem Analysis and Statistics
  • Problem Evaluation and Resolution

YEAR 2

  • Business Finance
  • Finance Major (x3)
  • Open Major (x4)

YEAR 3

  • Internship
  • Strategic Management
  • Managing Financial Services Firms
  • Finance Major (x4)
  • Open Major (x2)

Course specific
information

If you don't meet the entry requirements for this course you can apply for a Bachelor of Commerce. You'll then have the option of transferring at the end of first year if your grade average is strong.

More
information

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Head over to our Personalised Course Guide for detailed information presented in a simple-to-get PDF.

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