23 September 2018

New Business programs in 2019Our exciting new range of financial planning degrees are designed to prepare you for a career in the dynamic and growing financial services industry. Here we take a look at the degrees on offer and explain the difference between studying finance vs financial planning:

Degrees in Financial Planning

Financial Planning vs Finance

Financial Planning

  • Prepares you to practice as a qualified financial planner under new national (Australian) regulations
  • Teaches you to prepare financial plans with a focus on budgeting, superannuation and retirement planning, insurance/risk management and estate planning
  • Currently the only bachelor’s degree of its kind in South Australia


  • Prepares you for more of a generalist finance career with a focus on borrowing, lending, investment, banking and business advisory
  • The Bachelor of Business (Finance) can be doubled with the Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and be completed in four years

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