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Area/Catalogue
BANK 3013

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
166941

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Commerce

Course aim

To develop an understanding of the roles of insurance in the financial planning process, and risk management in reducing the financial impact resulting from the occurrence of catastrophic events.

Course content

Risk management in the financial planning process, the nature of risk and its management, insurance and risk; the Australian regulatory environment and compliance; insurance policies I and II: insurance law concepts, the insurance contract, claims; personal risk management: forms of personal risk, personal risk management
products; life insurance: products, planning and recommendation, insurance under superannuation, taxation; general insurance: introduction, risk assessment, products, planning and recommendation.

Textbook(s)

Teale, J 2016, Insurance and risk management, 3rd edn, John Teale, Australia

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BANK 2008 Introduction to Financial Planning
COML 2005 Companies and Partnership Law

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Lecture 1.5 hours x 10 weeks
Lecture (Virtual) 1.5 hours x 10 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 10 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 35 hours x NA

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Continuous assessment N/A 15% N/A
Presentation N/A 30% 20 mins
Examination N/A 55% 3 hours
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Continuous assessment N/A 15% N/A
Presentation N/A 30% 20 mins
Examination N/A 55% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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