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FIN5415 Superannuation and Retirement Planning

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business and Law
School or Department : School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Version produced : 30 December 2013

Other requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at http://www.usq.edu.au/current-students/support/computing/hardware. Note: This course is conducted within the Australian context and because of this, international students would be encountering concepts that are new to them and would require some effort to understand.

Synopsis

Superannuation legislation has played a major role in the development of the Personal Financial Planning practice. This course provides a comprehensive review of the superannuation and retirement planning industry in Australia, including the Social Security system as it relates to pre-retirees and retirees. This course is aimed at helping students devise strategies for use in both the accumulation phase and the retirement phase with the objective of maximising benefits.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2012 External