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Retirement Planning

Postgraduate | TAS-BFA608 | 2024

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14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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Retirement Planning

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Describe superannuation in the Australian context.
    2. Analyse and calculate the taxation implications re superannuation.
    3. Evaluate retirement and superannuation products including Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) and make appropriate choices for client specific situations.
    4. Develop strategies and provide advisory recommendations on superannuation and retirement planning.
    5. Explain the Social Security environment with respect to superannuation and retirement planning.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-MFP-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning


  • TAS-MPA-MAS-2024 - Master of Professional Accounting

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - Teaching Arrangement: The 12 topics /weeks are for students to use as readings and source material. For each of the Topics there are workshop Powerpoint slides, online presentation material and video interviews that introduce key concepts.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning

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Master of Professional Accounting

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