Bachelor's Degree in Finance in Oceania

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A bachelor's degree is given to students who fulfill the necessary requirements given by the college or university they are attending. The requirements include three to seven years of focus on a subject, typically referred to as a major or concentration.

A Bachelor’s degree of Finance covers a range of subjects that include economics, mathematics, finance and statistics. This allows students to understand subjects such as international trade and finance, financial modelling or financial management. Graduates will possess a broad understanding of financial systems and financial institutions.

Asia is most likely the most powerful continent in the world and economically it introduces endless possibilities in education. The center of gravity is moving towards the East. Rapid changes and investments in higher education and English are a publicly spoken language. Oceania's strong employment opportunities also caters further to students future.

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Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Albury Melbourne Mildura Shepparton Bendigo + 4 more

Get an internationally accredited accounting qualification while building your own specialisation in a business discipline with this degree. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Oceania 2017. Get an internationally accredited accounting qualification while building your own specialisation in a business discipline with this degree. In your first year you'll be introduced to a range of business disciplines such as economics, finance and marketing. You'll also complete the first subject of your accounting major. Through this major, you'll build detailed knowledge of financial and management accounting, accounting information systems and auditing. You'll also develop project management skills and an awareness of ethics, human rights, sustainability and public policy, preparing you for careers in areas like taxation, financial management, forensic accounting and business consulting. The final years of your degree will prepare you for direct entry into the professional year of study required for recognition by CPA Australia or Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand. Alongside these core studies, you can choose from electives including study tours, internships and languages. You'll have the option to complete these electives overseas at one of our partner universities, which include top business schools such as the University of Innsbruck and the Berlin School of Economics. English Language Requirements IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - a minimum overall score of 550 with a score of 5 or more in the Test of Written English; TOEFL Internet-based Test - a minimum overall score of 60 with a minimum for SLR 18; W 22; Satisfactory completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B (EFS5 UG minimum 60 per cent) which is available from La Trobe Melbourne. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website; La Trobe Melbourne Foundation Studies: 60 per cent final result in a course; English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0. Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): a minimum score of 57 with no communicative skill score less than 50. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a pass grade of C or higher; or approved international equivalent. Academic entry requirements LTM Foundation Studies - 60 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2015 (indicative only) - Melbourne: 50.2, Bendigo: 50.4, Albury-Wodonga: N/A, Mildura: 51.65, Shepparton: N/A International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE - 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 7.5 GAC Cert. IV - GPA 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website If you do not meet these entry requirements you might be interested in La Trobe's Foundation Studies and Diploma Programs, which provide an alternative pathway to La Trobe's undergraduate program. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English. Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition The final years of your degree will prepare you for direct entry into the professional year of study required for recognition by CPA Australia or the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Career opportunities Many company directors and managers began their careers as accounting graduates, and accountants continue to play a key role in organisational strategy and management. You could go on to build a career in finance, mining and resources, manufacturing or even the education sector. [-]

Bachelor of Finance

La Trobe University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2017 Australia Melbourne

Prepare for a career in the fast-paced world of finance with a qualification that builds your knowledge in a range of financial specialisations. [+]

Prepare for a career in the fast-paced world of finance with a qualification that builds your knowledge in a range of financial specialisations. Your subjects are designed to give you a comprehensive understanding of the major areas of finance including corporate and international finance, investment valuation, portfolio management and risk management. You'll also develop an awareness of the principles of sustainability and entrepreneurship. As you progress into second and third years, you can complete specialised financial electives such as financial and estate planning, derivative securities, mergers and acquisition and security valuation. You'll also have the chance to take a study tour or internship elective, or to complete your electives overseas at one of our partner universities. We have connections with top business schools including the University of Innsbruck and the Berlin School of Economics. Depending on the subjects you choose, you can broaden your career opportunities by completing a major in financial planning, which is RG146 accredited by ASIC, or extend your knowledge of economics or accounting. English Language Requirements IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0; TOEFL Paper-based Test - a minimum overall score of 550 with a score of 5 or more in the Test of Written English; TOEFL Internet-based Test - a minimum overall score of 60 with a minimum for SLR 18; W 22; Satisfactory completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 5B (EFS5 UG minimum 60 per cent) which is available from La Trobe Melbourne. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website; La Trobe Melbourne Foundation Studies: 60 per cent final result in a course; English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted. Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English) for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0. Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): a minimum score of 57 with no communicative skill score less than 50. Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher. Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a pass grade of C or higher; or approved international equivalent. Academic entry requirements LTM Foundation Studies - 65 Aust. Yr 12 (ATAR) 2015 (indicative only) - N/A International Baccalaureate - 24 GCE A Levels - 7 HKDSE- 2 x Level 4 Sri Lankan A Levels - CCC STPM - 8 Norway Upper Secondary Certificate - 3.5 Sweden Slutbetyg - G All Indian Sen SC (Best 5 Subjects) - 60 Vietnam (Year 12) - 8 Indonesia (SMA) - 7.5 GAC Cert. IV - GPA - 2.6 GAOKAO - see: the website If you do not meet these entry requirements you might be interested in La Trobe's Foundation Studies and Diploma Programs, which provide an alternative pathway to La Trobe's undergraduate program. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website. Subject prerequisite Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English and in Mathematics (any). Applicants with comparable qualifications will be considered. Professional recognition Once you graduate, you'll be ready to build a career in banking, stockbroking, insurance, financial planning, financial consulting or even working with the Reserve Bank of Australia. Career opportunities Depending on the subjects you choose, you can broaden your career opportunities by completing a major in financial planning, which is RG146 accredited by ASIC, or extend your knowledge of economics or accounting. [-]

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

Macquarie University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia North Ryde

First actuarial studies program in the English speaking world, longest running program (40 years) of its type in Australia. One-third to one-half of... [+]

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

First actuarial studies program in the English speaking world, longest running program (40 years) of its type in Australia. One-third to one-half of qualified actuaries in Australia are Macquarie graduates.Actuaries analyse and manage the financial consequences of risky events. All sorts of risks: Risk of Death / Sickness, Natural Hazards (cyclone, earthquake, bushfire) Financial Risks (shares, bonds, exchange rates). Actuaries analyse and manage the risks of financial contracts, insurance and retirement funds. They also help manage and control financial institutions. Actuaries relate numbers to real life.In this actuarial studies degree you’ll learn to conduct mathematical, statistical, economic and financial analysis to a range of practical problems faced in long-term financial planning and management.Very strong industry links through capstone and professional subjects including the actuarial control cycle.... [-]


Bachelor of Applied Finance

Macquarie University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia North Ryde

In this applied finance degree you'll study economics, accounting and current financial theory. You'll learn mathematical techniques such... [+]

Bachelor of Applied Finance

Finance is the study of the management of money, banking, investment and credit. These areas are complex, and people working in the financial sector require specialist training to excel in their career. This finance course is designed specifically for students to gain practical and job-ready financial skills.In this applied finance degree you'll study economics, accounting and current financial theory. You'll learn mathematical techniques such as probability or statistics and how to analyse results. The Applied Finance degree has a focus on applying these skills to real financial organisations, markets and instruments.

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Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance) (Honours)

RMIT University
Campus Full time 1 year January 2017 Australia Melbourne

Gain the economic and financial skills required for high-level careers in government and industry, or prepare yourself for progression to Master or PhD... [+]

Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance) (Honours)

Gain the economic and financial skills required for high-level careers in government and industry, or prepare yourself for progression to Master or PhD research programs.You're encouraged to develop your own thesis topic in the area of economics and finance and find a supervisor within the School of Economics, Finance and Marketing.Thesis preparation classes are run in the first semester to explain the requirements and structure of a thesis and to introduce you to the resources available at RMIT.

Program structure

You will study 6 specially designed courses and complete a minor thesis of 15000 words in your final semester. Thesis preparation classes are run in semester 1 to explain the requirements and structure of a thesis and to introduce you to the research resources available to you at RMIT.You are encouraged to choose your own topic. The thesis topic must be in the broad area of economics and finance and be able to be supervised within the School.Past thesis topics have included:... [-]


Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance) (Applied)

RMIT University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This program provides the knowledge and skills required in the management of enterprises in both the public and private sectors. This involves both a... [+]

Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance) (Applied)

This highly-specialised and dynamic program trains you to perform high-level financial and economic analysis at management level in both public and private sectors.Economics as a discipline is constantly evolving to help us understand how and why we allocated resources. It analyses important issues such as poverty, inflation, unemployment, taxes, pollution, crime, finance, inequality, international competition, consumer behaviour, world trade and economic growth.This program provides the knowledge and skills required in the management of enterprises in both the public and private sectors. This involves both a broad-based multidisciplinary approach and the opportunity for focused, professional training in areas such as economics and finance.As a student in this program you will have options to study online, undertake an industry placement, study abroad with a focus on the European Union, and specialise in areas such as financial planning or econometrics.... [-]


Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance)

RMIT University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia Melbourne

This highly-specialised and dynamic program trains you to perform high-level financial and economic analysis at management level in both public... [+]

Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance)

This highly-specialised and dynamic program trains you to perform high-level financial and economic analysis at management level in both public and private sectors.Economics as a discipline is constantly evolving to help us understand how and why we allocated resources. It analyses important issues such as poverty, inflation, unemployment, taxes, pollution, crime, finance, inequality, international competition, consumer behaviour, world trade and economic growth.As a student in this program you will have options to study online, undertake an industry placement, study abroad with a focus on the European Union, and specialise in areas such as financial planning.... [-]