Financial Risk Management

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


Excel in the thriving, fast-paced field of financial risk management, with expertise gained in the Bachelor of Business, majoring in Financial Risk Management.

Through your studies, you will develop highly sought-after skills in:

contemporary risk management

financial modelling

investment management

financial planning

These skills will enable you to join the risk management team of a private or public sector organisation in any field. 

On the completion of your degree, you will be able to:

evaluate the risks faced by businesses

predict future business outcomes

prepare insightful financial plans for individuals and organisations

use leading industry software to solve complex financial issues

achieve competitive advantages for your organisation through ethical and environmentally friendly solutions. 

As part of your learning, you will meet with industry experts and gain insights into contemporary industry practices.

You will graduate with contemporary knowledge of financial technology, understanding how to apply these skills in the content of risk management.

Unit set structure

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

96 credit points of Major Studies

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