BSB40215 - Certificate IV in Business

Course Details

Course Summary

This qualification is suited to those working as administrators and project officers. In this role, individuals use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others. You will learn a range of skills, including how to develop work priorities, organise meetings, maintain work health and safety, co-ordinate basic resources and use complex word processing and spreadsheet skills. This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $3360 (2018)
$3570 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $357 (2019)
Fee for service (International) $21300 (2019)
Fee for service per unit (International) $2130 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Business, Accounting and Law
Skill Area
  • Business Services
AQF Level Level 4: Certificate IV

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
  • ROK - 086883D
  • MKY - 086883D
  • ROC - 086883D
  • MKC - 086883D

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements, however, it is advised that students enrolling into this course should be able to carry out and evaluate own work and/or the work of a team, use technology to create business documents such as correspondence, plans and reports using sound literacy/numeracy skills.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Office Administrator, Executive Personal Assistant, Office Supervisor, Project Officer, Team Leader.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 1 core units
  2. Complete 9 elective units
Course Structure - Online

12 months full-time or 18 months part-time

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • Online
Core
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements More Information
Elective
BSBWOR404 Develop work priorities More Information
BSBADM405 Organise meetings More Information
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment More Information
BSBITU401 Design and develop complex text documents More Information
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets More Information
BSBRES411 Analyse and present research information More Information
BSBWRT401 Write complex documents More Information
BSBMKG413 Promote products and services More Information
BSBMKG414 Undertake marketing activities More Information

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 BSBWOR404 - Develop work priorities
2 BSBADM405 - Organise meetings
3 BSBINN301 - Promote innovation in a team environment
4 BSBITU401 - Design and develop complex text documents
5 BSBITU402 - Develop and use complex spreadsheets
6 BSBRES411 - Analyse and present research information
7 BSBWRT401 - Write complex documents
8 BSBMKG413 - Promote products and services
9 BSBMKG414 - Undertake marketing activities
10 BSBWHS401 - Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements


Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Project
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Course Structure - Online

Online
January: Part Time
February: Part Time
March: Part Time
April: Part Time
May: Part Time
June: Part Time
July: Part Time
August: Part Time
September: Part Time
October: Part Time
November: Part Time
December: Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

Online

There are eleven course intakes, available monthly from February to December.
12 months full-time or 18 months 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 4 - 6 hours per week available for study. 

For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details

More Details

Is what I already know taken into account?

Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested.


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


Resource Requirements

The following textbooks are required:


  • The Business Communication Handbook (10th Ed), Judith Dwyer,  2016, Cengage, ISBN 978-0170354172
  • Management theory and practice (6th ed), Kris Cole,  2015,  Cengage, ISBN 978-0170354059
  • Textbooks can be purchased as hard copy or electronic versions.