Channel your passion for administration into the health sector and become a specialist in education and medical administration with our dual qualification - the Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) BSB31115 and the Certificate III in Business Administration (Education) BSB30915.
A dual qualification!
The Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) is offered as a dual qualification with our BSB30915 Certificate III in Business Administration (Education). If you wish to do a standalone course in Business Administration, you may take the Certificate III in Business Administration (Education) on its own.
With our focus on practical learning and industry-connected teachers, you’ll graduate with job-ready skills, including up-to-date skills in the software used in medical practices, PracSoft.
Contribute to the smooth running of a medical practice
This entry level program will develop your business skills in the specialised area of medical administration. You’ll learn the practical skills and knowledge required for medical administration in doctors’ clinics, specialists’ rooms and hospitals.
Our qualified and experienced teachers will guide and mentor you in medical administration.
You will have the essential skills and knowledge to gain employment in the medical industry in a diverse range of roles, including:
- medical receptionist
- ward clerk
- junior personal assistant
- administration assistant
DepartmentBusiness Management and Finance
Daytime classes over one semester
Class Schedule: *
Epping July Intake: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Preston Feb intake: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Preston April intake: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Preston July intake: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Course Advisor
Modes of Delivery
Enquire now to find out if you are eligible for government funding and other forms of help paying for fees. The student tuition fees as published are correct at time of publication and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. All enrolments excluding RPL/RCC and Higher Education incur an annual Amenities fee with a maximum cap of $250
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, with further details available at enrolment. Our trainers will provide additional materials. Students are 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.
- 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 benefit from completing the Certificate II in Business to develop the underpinning skills
Pathways to further studySuccessful completion will enable you to enrol in our BSB50215 Diploma of Business
Career PathwaysYou will be able to build on the solid fundamentals learned in this program to develop your career in education and/or health 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.
|BSBCUS301||DELIVER AND MONITOR A SERVICE TO CUSTOMERS||35|
|BSBITU307||DEVELOP KEYBOARDING SPEED AND ACCURACY||50|
|BSBITU312||CREATE ELECTRONIC PRESENTATIONS||20|
|BSBITU313||DESIGN AND PRODUCE DIGITAL TEXT DOCUMENTS||90|
|BSBITU314||DESIGN AND PRODUCE SPREADSHEETS||35|
|BSBMED301||INTERPRET AND APPLY MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY APPROPRIATELY||60|
|BSBMED302||PREPARE AND PROCESS MEDICAL ACCOUNTS||30|
|BSBMED303||MAINTAIN PATIENT RECORDS||20|
|BSBMED305||APPLY THE PRINCIPLES OF CONFIDENTIALITY, PRIVACY AND SECURITY WITHIN THE MEDICAL ENVIRONMENT||20|
|BSBMED401||MANAGE PATIENT RECORDKEEPING SYSTEM||50|
|BSBWHS201||CONTRIBUTE TO HEALTH AND SAFETY OF SELF AND OTHERS||20|
|BSBWRT301||WRITE SIMPLE DOCUMENTS||30|
You can seek Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where your work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL is individually assessed based on evidence submitted by the student to the teaching department. Applications for RPL will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic trainers, academics and where appropriate, industry experts.
Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
This qualification aligns with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3.