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Finance Double Degree Major (BSc/BCom, BEng/BCom)

Undergraduate Double Degree Major

MDDU-FNCES

Major
Finance Double Degree Major (BEng/BCom)
Credit
350

Outline

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Get the Curtin edge

Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.

Top 1 %

Curtin is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019).

Global education

You’ll have access to a range of international study opportunities.

If you are studying an Engineering and Commerce Double Degree

To satisfy professional requirements, students must complete at least 12 weeks or equivalent of exposure to professional engineering practice. This requirement can be met by appropriate work experience or through a combination of technical and non-technical activities. Students must demonstrate that they have met these requirements by using a formal Log Book to record their professional experiences during the period of their degree study.

Student profile

View our student profile table to get an indication of the likely peer cohort for new students at Curtin University. This table provides data on students that commenced undergraduate study and passed the census date in the most relevant recent intake period for which data are available. It includes those admitted through all offer rounds and international students studying in Australia.

Career information

  • Civil and Construction Engineer
  • Metallurgical Engineer
  • Mining Engineer
  • Insurance Officer
  • Bank Officer
  • Financial Dealer and Broker
  • Financial Dealer's Assistant
  • Credit Analyst
  • Financial Planner
  • Investment Banker
  • Finance Manager
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Bank Manager

What you'll learn

  • understand, apply and analyse financial knowledge and issues and their impacts on national and international financial markets
  • identify structures and formulate issues and apply appropriate skills to solve capital market problems
  • collect and analyse empirical data and conceptual information and be able to synthesis into appropriate frameworks for analysis of financial issues
  • communicate in oral, written, qualitative and quantitative media channels; be able to syntheses and select appropriate communication schemes dependent upon the nature of problem and audience
  • distinguish, identify and apply available technologies and methodologies to investigate financial issues
  • identify new developments in the field of finance and integrate available strategies into the existing body of knowledge; and be able to reflect upon their implications for the finance discipline
  • understand the implications and potential impacts of current developments in the national and international capital markets on both domestic and international economies
  • understand the importance and impact of cultural diversity on making financial decisions in both national and international contexts
  • apply acquired skills individually and in a group to facilitate the understanding and solution of financial issues in a professional and ethical manner

Advanced standing

At Curtin, we understand that everyone’s study journey has been different.

You may have already studied some of the units (subjects) listed in your Curtin course at another educational institution, or you may have work experience that matches the degree requirements.

A successful CRL application exempts you from having to complete certain units within your course and means you could finish your degree in a shorter amount of time.

CRL is also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing and credit transfer.

Use the CRL search to find out how much CRL you qualify for, or contact us at:

Email: ci-enquiries@curtin.edu.au
Tel: 1300 222 888

CRL search

Fees & charges

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How to apply

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