Bachelor of Applied Financial Advice

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

Through this degree students will gain the technical capabilities required to integrate and apply theoretical and technical financial planning knowledge in areas such as financial markets, taxation, risk management, retirement and superannuation, estate planning and behavioural finance. Students will also develop the professional skills required to communicate financial advice and ideas in complex collaborative contexts involving finance and investment professionals and clients. Plus, you will have the opportunity to gain practical work experience and career skills development as part of your study, helping you graduate with added skills sought by employers.


  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Applied Psychology
  • Behavioural Finance
  • Business Data Analysis
  • Digital Economy and Analysis
  • Economics for Decision Making 1
  • Estate Planning
  • Financial Planning 1
  • Financial Planning 2
  • Financial Planning Skills
  • Financial Planning, Construction and Review
  • Grand Challenges for Business
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Listed electives and/or Free-choice electives
  • Management Concepts
  • Money, Banking and Finance
  • Professional Awareness Part 1
  • Professional Awareness Part 2
  • Professional Identity Part 1
  • Professional Identity Part 2
  • Revenue Law: Theory and Policy in Action
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Small Business Accounting
  • Superannuation and Retirement
  • Taxation Law
  • Taxation Planning
  • The Purpose of Business


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online No
  • Full-time : 2 years
Online International: $91,500 No
  • Full-time : 2 years

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