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Module information #
CFG1003 Financial Wellbeing-Introduction at the National University of Singapore (NUS) is a module that teaches us how to manage our finances.
Please note that this module is 0MCs and CS/CU Graded.
To pass, you will have to achieve 100% in the online course.
This module is own time own target. It is available as an online course. If you rush through the module, it will take approximately 2 hours.
Module breakdown #
Online course using PayMoolah 100%
There are no prerequisites for this module.
Module details #
The objectives are:
- Understand the fundamentals of managing your money including first things first principles around money decision-making.
- Explore topics such as the five pillars of money, automation, good and bad debt and explore the pathways to savings and investing.
- Know how to develop a plan for a flourishing life with core financial management practices, while managing the stresses of money in one’s daily life.
Online course #
The online course is similar to ones which you might see in Coursera or Udemy. We can learn at our own pace and our own time.
Workload 0/10 #
There is only one online course to complete. The workload is very very light.
Organization 7/10 #
This module is well organized.
Enjoyment 6/10 #
The module was engaging but not as engaging as it can be if it was held in person.
Usefulness 8/10 #
The content was very useful and provides many tips on how to save money by creating a budget.
They even provide a template for us to fill in.
Overall 7/10 #
Overall I found this module useful and great for anyone who wants to take it.
I will recommend this module to those who want to learn more about budgeting as well as those interested in Financial Wellbeing - Art and Science of Investing (CFG1004) as it is a prerequisite for that module.