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GSB5601

Faculty of Business and Economics

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Postgraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Business and Economics
OfferedSouth Africa First semester 2010 (Off-campus block of classes)
South Africa First semester 2010 (On-campus block of classes)
South Africa Second semester 2010 (Day)

Objectives

The learning goals associated with this unit are to:

  • develop an understanding of the management of retirement funds by boards of management
  • develop the capacity to analyse the fiduciary duties of trustees
  • explain the constraints of investments of retirement benefits
  • develop a comprehensive understanding of the operational issues of retirement funds including amendments to funds, dissolution, amalgamation and transfers.

Assessment

Within semester assessment: 30%
Examination (3 hours): 70%

Contact hours

3 hours per week