Channel your passion for administration into the education sector and become a specialist in education administration with the Certificate III in Business Administration (Education).
With a focus on practical learning and industry-connected teachers, you’ll graduate with job-ready skills. You may even find your first job through your course work placement.
Contribute to the smooth running of a school
This entry level program will develop your business skills in the specialised area of education. You’ll learn administrative and computing competencies for tasks including:
- organising schedules
- developing and maintaining spreadsheets
- producing business documents
Our qualified and experienced teachers will guide and mentor you in education administration.
Your skills and knowledge mean you can find employment in the education industry in a diverse range of roles including:
- administration assistant
- junior personal assistant
For any additional information on the Certificate III in Business Administration (Education), please contact a Melbourne Polytechnic Education and Careers Advisor (ECA), on 03 9269 8400, or by email.
DepartmentBusiness Management and Finance
Daytime classes over one semester
Class Schedule: *
Tue - AM and PM
Wed - PM
Thu - AM and PM
*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Career Advisor
Modes of DeliveryClassroom
FeesFind out more on fees and charges
Entrance RequirementsWhile there are no mandatory requirements for entry to this course, you are expected to possess the underpinning skills and have an educational level that will enable the achievement of the objectives. You may wish to consider completing the Certificate II in Business to develop these underpinning skills.
Assessment MethodsAssessment will be a combination of tests, practical exercises, case studies, demonstrations, observations, role plays, and assignments
MaterialsYou will be required to purchase textbooks and our trainers will provide additional materials. Further details will be supplied at enrolment or class induction. You will also be expected to have access to a computer. Computers are available in our computer labs and library if you do not have a computer at home
Pathways to further studySuccessful completion of this course will enable you to enrol in the Certificate IV in Business and the Diploma of Business
Career PathwaysYou will be able to build on the solid fundamentals learned in this program to develop your career in education administration
Units Of Study
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.
|BSBDIV301||Work effectively with diversity||30|
|BSBFIA303||Process accounts payable and receivable||30|
|BSBIND301||Work effectively in an educational environment||40|
|BSBITU302||CREATE ELECTRONIC PRESENTATIONS||20|
|BSBITU303||Design and produce text documents||90|
|BSBITU307||Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy||50|
|BSBWHS201||Contribute to health and safety of self and others||20|
|BSBWOR204||Use business technology||20|
|BSBWRT301||Write simple documents||30|
|ICAICT103A||USE, COMMUNICATE AND SEARCH SECURELY ON THE INTERNET||50|
|PSPGEN021||Contribute to conflict management||30|
Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.