Financial Planning

Unit set code: BMAFIP | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Major
City Campus


Ready yourself for a career in the dynamic fields of superannuation and financial planning, with the major in Financial Planning.

You will address and meet all Commonwealth Treasury and ASIC training standards, and you’ll gain expertise in all RG146 areas including:

  • personal investment advice
  • managed investments
  • superannuation
  • Financial planning

You will also gain the strong analytic skills needed to prepare and analyse financial data, using industry-relevant technology.

Unit set structure

For a major study students must complete 96 credit points consisting of:

  • 96 credit points Major Studies
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Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.


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Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

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