The 2020 unit offering details for the Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning are currently being confirmed. In the meantime, please contact U.Connect@utas.edu.au with any queries regarding this course.
The purpose of this unit is to provide you with guidelines on how to communicate effectively with your clients and to ensure that you have the appropriate information from them to provide them with the best possible advice. This unit has been designed to provide you with suggested questions and formats for compliance to the current legislative requirements of “knowing your client” before you provide them with a detailed financial plan or statement of advice. The object of this unit, therefore, is to assist you to gain the skills necessary to establish a harmonious rapport with your clients that will, in turn, build a lasting relationship.
|Unit name||Financial Planning Skills|
|Faculty/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
|Discipline||Accounting and Corporate Governance|
|Available as student elective?||No|
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|LO1||Employ and apply theoretical knowledge of the psychology of client engagement in the financial services context.|
|LO2||Appraise individual behavioural patterns as applied across different societal and demographic factors.|
|LO3||Communicate effectively both verbally and non-verbally and engage positively in dealings with clients and peers.|
|LO4||Employ sound judgment when engaging in ethical practice and displaying professional standards.|
|LO5||Construct and present a compliant comprehensive Statement of Advice.|
|Band||Field of Education|
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Internal Assessments (40%); Examination (60%).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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