Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Grow wealth, manage investments and give financial advice. With our Economics and Finance degree, you can work in banking, insurance, investments, stockbroking, corporate finance and more. The program is designed to give you the skills to be a leader in commerce and business. You will learn how to help companies, government departments and private investments profit through economic and financial management strategies. As well as focusing on the hard-edged courses needed for professional accreditation with the major professional bodies, you'll explore statistics, economics, accounting and more and can go on to specialise in areas like personal financial planning, banking and international business. Once you graduate, you will enjoy a well-defined career in the world of commerce. You'll enjoy the flexibility of our elective courses, where you can choose to study languages, marketing or any other subject offered at FedUni, and you'll learn the business essentials to give you an edge as you start your career. This program may require participation in a range of WIL/work experience type activities and these will negotiated with students individually. The time component is variable.
This program is an undergraduate degree consisting of 24 courses (360 credit points), which normally takes 3 years of full-time study or part-time equivalent. The program structure requires successful completion of 17 core courses and 7 electives.
Standard entry requirements
Successful completion of Australian Year 12, or overseas equivalent. Academic IELTS with an Overall score of 6.0, with no band less than 6.0, or equivalent.
Depending on the course undertaken, students can receive accreditation from a variety of key professional bodies in commerce, accounting, management and human resources.
Credit will be considered if students have successfully completed higher education or TAFE studies in a relevant area. Advanced standing will be determined on an individual basis, depending on eligibility for credit transfer, prior experience and qualifications.
|Campus||Fees||Entry||Mid year intake||Attendance|
|Mount Helen (Ballarat)||
Further information: study.federation.edu.au