Sheridan's Financial Planning major may be taken on either a full-time or part-time basis and is open to both domestic and international students.

Indicative Course Plan (Full-time student)

Year 1 Semester 1
EC101 Introduction to Microeconomics
LW101 Introduction to Law
MN101 Principles of Management
RS191 Academic and Professional Communication

Year 1 Semester 2
AC101 Principles of Accounting
CS100 Introduction to Christianity
MK101 Principles of Marketing
+1 Minor / General Elective

Year 2 Semester 1
EC205 Mathematics for Economics and Business
FN201 Principles of Finance
+1 Minor / General Elective
+1 Minor / General Elective

Year 2 Semester 2
CS200 Survey of the Bible
FN210 Fundamentals of Personal Financial Planning
FN225 Financial Analysis
RS292 Introduction to Research Methods

Year 3 Semester 1
CS300 Christianity as a Worldview
FN315 Retirement, Superannuation and Estate Planning
FN320 Portfolio Management
RS393 Research Project

Year 3 Semester 2
AC218 Taxation
FN325 Financial Behaviour and Advice
+1 Financial Planning Elective
+1 Minor / General Elective

 

List of available units for the Financial Planning major

Business Core units

  • AC101 Principles of Financial Accounting
  • EC101 Introduction to Microeconomics
  • LW101 Introduction to Law
  • MK101 Principles of Marketing
  • MN101 Principles of Management
  • EC205 Mathematics for Economics and Business

Financial Planning core units

  • AC218 Taxation
  • FN201 Principles of Finance
  • FN210 Fundamentals of Personal Financial Planning
  • FN225 Financial Analysis
  • FN315 Retirement, Superannuation and Estate Planning
  • FN320 Portfolio Management
  • FN325 Financial Behaviour and Advice

Financial Planning electives

  • FN310 Corporate Finance
  • FN342 Microfinance
  • FN362 Islamic Finance and Banking
  • MA220 Univariate Statistical Analysis

Common Core Christian Studies units

  • CS100 Introduction to Christianity
  • CS200 Survey of the Bible
  • CS300 Christianity as a Worldview

Common Core Research units

  • RS191 Academic and Professional Communication
  • RS292 Research Methods
  • RS393 Research Project

General electives

  • 4 units chosen from any academic discipline