This qualification is for people who want to work in a senior administrative role or who wish to gain credit for further study at university. It reflects the role of individuals with substantial experience in a range of settings and who are seeking to further develop their skills across a wide range of business functions.
This course will develop sound managerial level business skills. You will learn how to effectively manage meetings, plan and manage conferences, manage payroll and manage your personal work portfolio and professional development needs. You will be able to learn a diverse range of new skills or build an existing knowledge to become more effective at work or achieve your career goals.
VET Student Loan Information
VET Student Loans may be available for eligible students in approved Diploma level qualifications. The loan can be used towards Tuition Fees only and does not cover additional expenses such as textbooks, uniforms, equipment, travel, tools, and accommodation or general living expenses. Loan limits or caps may apply for some eligible courses and where a loan limit is reached for a course, students may be required to pay upfront for any remaining units.
|How to Apply||Please Enquire|
|AQF Level||Level 5: Diploma|
There are no entry requirements, however completion of a Certificate IV or similar qualification is desirable.
Mackay City and Rockhampton City
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Career possibilities may include:
- Executive officers
- Program consultants
- Program coordinators
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete a total of 8 units.
|BSBADM503||Plan and manage conferences|
|BSBHRM501||Manage human resource services|
|BSBHRM506||Manage recruitment selection and induction processes|
|BSBINM501||Manage an information or knowledge management system|
|BSBITU401||Design and develop complex text documents|
|BSBITU402||Develop and use complex spreadsheets|
|BSBLED502||Manage programs that promote personal effectiveness|
|BSBPMG522||Undertake project work|
|BSBWOR501||Manage personal work priorities and professional development|
A recommended order of study is listed below, and should be used as a guide only.
Students are to choose only 8 of the 10 units offered, but must complete BSBWOR501 first.
Course Assessment Information
There are twelve course intakes, available monthly from January to December.
Duration and dates
18 months full-time or 2 years part-time
This course is available online with teaching support available through email and telephone. Individual Zoom sessions can be arranged by appointment. Online students require self-motivation and must have 6 hours per week available for study and placement.
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|BSB50415||Diploma of Business Administration||No|
|BSB51915||Diploma of Leadership and Management||No|
Credit Transfer into CQU Bachelor of Business
CQU will only recognise Diploma students where the full-time Diploma course duration is one year or greater.
ALL CQU TAFE (BSB50215) students may undertake the Bachelor of Business and may choose any single specialisation.
Students with a completed CQU TAFE (BSB50215) will receive 1 year credit and will enter directly into 2nd year of the CQU Bachelor of Business.
CQU TAFE Diploma Business (BSB50215) students will receive the following credit:
1. Eight unspecified electives.
Students must complete remaining 16 units to complete their degrees as follows:
1. Eight core units.
2. Eight units from chosen specialisation.
What else might I find useful?
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
Is what I already know taken into account?
Yes. Your current skills and experience matter to us. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experience as well as formal and informal training. You can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) through our RPL centre. Please note that documentary evidence will be requested as well as other sources of evidence.