Course Description

In this course you’ll learn about corporate finance, treasury management, investment analysis and international finance. You’ll examine capital investment decisions, cost of capital, sources of funds, dividend policy, working capital management, efficient capital markets, portfolio management, the use of options, futures, forward exchange contracts and more.
As part of your studies, you’ll learn the practical skills to identify business opportunities, analyse problems and implement solutions. You’ll learn to become an innovative, creative and ethical thinker with the skills to confidently shape the interactions between business and society.
When you graduate, you could be eligible for associate membership of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA). You’ll be able to pursue career opportunities across the world in areas such as stockbroking, insurance and banking, and in public and private sector organisations. You could work in a range of roles including as a credit manager, financial analyst or financial manager.
Expand your expertise and career prospects by specialising in two areas of study and complete a double major within the same amount of time as a single degree. For example, you could combine the Finance major with a major in Accounting or Economics. Find out more about double majors
Complete a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration while you study your undergraduate degree and graduate with increased career prospects in a competitive market. See our MasterClass
For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.

Murdoch Admission Information - Business
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Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Murdoch University rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 58.2% (national average 57.5%)
Improved skills: 75.9% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 73.5% (national average 78.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from Murdoch University. You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at Murdoch University had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 65.9% (national average 74.8%)
Studying full time: 10.1% (national average 11.4%)
Median full time salary: $55,000 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

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