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BSB50120 - Diploma of Business

Course Details

Course Summary

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. These individuals may have front-line management accountabilities. Individuals in these roles carry out moderately complex tasks in a specialist field of expertise that requires business operation skills. They may possess substantial experience in a range of settings, but seek to further develop their skills across a wide range of business functions.

Entry Requirements

Completion of the bksb (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment prior to enrolment, unless the student has completed an equal or higher level course.

There are no other entry requirements for this course, however completion of a Cert IV or similar qualification is desirable.

VET Student Loan Information

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Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $8,688.00 (2021)
$9,216.00 (2022)
Fee for service per unit $724.00 (2021)
$768.00 (2022)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Now
Study Area
  • Business, Accounting and Law
Skill Area
  • Business Services
AQF Level Level 5: Diploma

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Career possibilities may include Executive Officer, Business Development Manager, Office Manager, Business Sales Team Leader, Administrator, Corporate Services Manager, Team Leader, Unit Leader, Administration Manager, Program Coordinator.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 5 core units
  2. Complete 7 elective units

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.

ONLINE

12 months to 2 years

  • Online
  • RPL/RCC/Credit
Core

Students must complete five (5) core units and seven (7) elective units.

Two (2) electives must be selected from Group A - Business Operations

For the remaining five (5) elective units up to five (5) units may be selected from Groups A to C up to two (2) units may be selected from the unspecified electives list

This qualification can provide for specialisations. To achieve a specialisation 4 units MUST be selected from the a single group.

BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others More Information Training.gov Details
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace More Information Training.gov Details
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability More Information Training.gov Details
BSBOPS501 Manage business resources More Information Training.gov Details
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans More Information Training.gov Details
Group A Elective - Business Operations
Students must complete five (5) core units and seven (7) elective units. Two (2) electives must be selected from Group A - Business Operations For the remaining five (5) elective units up to five (5) units may be selected from Groups A to C up to two (2) units may be selected from the unspecified electives listed Students who select a minimum of four (4) units from Group A will be eligible for a Business Operations specialisation. This will be identified on the testamur as BSB50120 Diploma of Business (Operations).
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans More Information Training.gov Details
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings More Information Training.gov Details
BSBHRM525 Manage recruitment and onboarding More Information Training.gov Details
BSBOPS504 Manage business risk More Information Training.gov Details
Group B Elective - Leadership
Students must complete five (5) core units and seven (7) elective units. Two (2) electives must be selected from Group A - Business Operations For the remaining five (5) elective units up to five (5) units may be selected from Groups A to C up to two (2) units may be selected from the unspecified electives list Students who select a minimum of four (4) units from Group B will be eligible for a Leadership specialisation. This will be identified on the testamur as BSB50120 Diploma of Business (Leadership).
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness More Information Training.gov Details
BSBLDR522 Manage people performance More Information Training.gov Details
BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships More Information Training.gov Details
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development More Information Training.gov Details
BSBTWK501 Lead diversity and inclusion More Information Training.gov Details
Group C Elective - Organisational Development
Students must complete five (5) core units and seven (7) elective units. Two (2) electives must be selected from Group A - Business Operations For the remaining five (5) elective units up to five (5) units may be selected from Groups A to C up to two (2) units may be selected from the unspecified electives list
BSBPEF502 Develop and use Emotional Intelligence More Information Training.gov Details
BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement More Information Training.gov Details
Unspecified Elective
Students must complete five (5) core units and seven (7) elective units. Two (2) electives must be selected from Group A - Business Operations For the remaining five (5) elective units up to five (5) units may be selected from Groups A to C up to two (2) units may be selected from the unspecified electives list
BSBTEC401 Design and produce complex text documents More Information Training.gov Details
BSBTEC402 Design and produce complex spreadsheets More Information Training.gov Details

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 BSBCRT511 - Develop critical thinking in others
2 BSBXCM501 - Lead communication in the workplace
3 BSBSUS511 - Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
4 BSBOPS501 - Manage business resources
5 BSBFIN501 - Manage budgets and financial plans
6 BSBOPS502 - Manage business operational plans
7 BSBTWK503 - Manage meetings
8 BSBTWK502 - Manage team effectiveness
9 BSBLDR522 - Manage people performance
10 BSBLDR523 - Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
11 BSBPEF501 - Manage personal and professional development
12 BSBPEF502 - Develop and use Emotional Intelligence
13 BSBOPS504 - Manage business risk
13 BSBHRM525 - Manage recruitment and onboarding
13 BSBTWK501 - Lead diversity and inclusion
13 BSBSTR502 - Facilitate continuous improvement
13 BSBTEC401 - Design and produce complex text documents
13 BSBTEC402 - Design and produce complex spreadsheets


Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Practical Task
Written/Electronic Assessment
RPL
Project
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
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Domestic 2021 Availabilities

ONLINE

Online
April: Full Time/Part Time
May: Full Time/Part Time
June: Full Time/Part Time
July: Full Time/Part Time
August: Full Time/Part Time
September: Full Time/Part Time
October: Full Time/Part Time
November: Full Time/Part Time
December: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
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