Do you want to run your own business? This course will teach you about the legal and risk management requirements of small business, as well as how to plan a small business, manage small business finances, market the small business, and how to manage a small team.
This qualification is suitable for those establishing a small business who use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others, and have responsibility for the output of others.
|How to Apply||Please Enquire|
|AQF Level||Level 4: Certificate IV|
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Career outcomes could lead to roles such as a Small Business Manager, Business Coordinator, Office Supervisor, Accounts Supervisor.
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete 10 units, consisting of:
4 core units and 6 elective units.
|BSBSMB401||Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business|
|BSBSMB402||Plan small business finances|
|BSBSMB403||Market the small business|
|BSBSMB404||Undertake small business planning|
|BSBADM409||Coordinate business resources|
|BSBSMB405||Monitor and manage small business operations|
|BSBSMB406||Manage small business finances|
|BSBSMB407||Manage a small team|
|BSBSMB409||Build and maintain relationships with small business stakeholders|
|BSBSMB414||Time management for small business|
|BSBCUS402||Address customer needs|
2018 Study Sequence
Online - enrol into one unit at a time as per the following order:
2017 Study Sequence
It is recommended that students study in the following sequence
The units from Other Electives can be selected in lieu of recommended units - this can be discussed further with the teacher.
Course Assessment Information
Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.
Duration and dates
12 - 18 months
Ten (10) units must be successfully completed - Four (4) core units and six (6) elective units.
Distance students require strong self motivation and must have 4-6 hours per week available for study for each unit. This course is self paced so students must have sound literacy, numeracy skills and technology skills to read and follow textbooks and online course material. This course is delivered by distance education so students must have access to a computer and the internet. Students are allocated 10 weeks from enrolment to complete each unit.
2018 Unit Availabilities
Please check this page regularly for updates.
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|BSB50215||Diploma of Business||No|
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Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at www.cqu.edu.au/current-student
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