Introduction To Personal Investing

Course Objectives

This module aims to help you learn about basic investing concepts and key considerations when investing. You will learn how you can assess your risk appetite and the various investment strategies. The workshop will also cover the features and risks of some of the major financial instruments.

Course Details

  • Understanding your financial goals, risk appetite and how they can affect your investment decision
  • Assess your risk appetite
  • What are your objectives and considerations when investing?
  • What are the financial markets?
  • The 3 investment strategies
    • Diversification
    • Asset Allocation
    • Dollar Cost Averaging
  • Understanding some of the major investment instruments and the associated risks.
  • Constructing an investment portfolio

Suitable For

Anyone who wants to learn useful skills related to Personal Investing

Minimum Entry Requirements

No minimum entry requirements.

Account access validity period

1 year from the date of registration

Application Procedures

  1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at

    Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:
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    For NETS payment, you can pay at:
    Singapore Polytechnic
    PACE Academy
    Blk T1A, Level 1
    Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 8:00pm
    Sat: 8:30am to 12:00pm

    For Cash payment, you can pay at:
    Singapore Polytechnic
    Finance Department
    Admin Building, Level 2
    Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5:00pm

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    ATTN: Manager (eLearning Programmes)
    Singapore Polytechnic
    PACE Academy
    500 Dover Road
    Blk T1A, Level 1
    Singapore 139651

    Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

  2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
    The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

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Venue: Online



Full course fee: S$20.00 + S$1.40 (GST) = S$21.40 (inclusive GST)


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