Courses

Diploma of Business

BSB50215

Move into management roles with a Diploma of Business. Open up opportunities in management and small business ownership.

Move up the career ladder

You’ll develop and advance your skills in business planning, knowledge management, human resources, innovation and risk management.

Gain a broad understanding of key business concepts and how to apply them. You’ll learn how to be effective in your business planning so you will get ahead in the competitive market.

Industry connections and resources

Our staff have various industry links with local businesses and local councils.

Employment outcomes

You will be qualified to work as an:

  • Office manager
  • Executive officer
  • Retail manager
  • Business manager
  • Department manager
  • Project consultant

Local Students

Code

BSB50215

VTAC Code

Preston 6900610264

Campuses

Preston

Department

Business Management and Finance
03 9269 8400

Duration

Full-time: 6 months

Part-time:

Class Schedule: *

Monday and Wednesday

*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Course Advisor

Modes of Delivery

Classroom

Fees

Eligible:$4200
Ineligible:$5250

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

Find out more on fees and charges

Assessment Methods

We will use a combination of assessments, including tests, practical exercises, case studies, demonstrations, observations, role-playing and assignments.

Materials

You will be required to purchase textbooks and a book list will be provided at enrolment.
We will provide all additional materials. You are also expected to have access to a computer. Computers are available in Melbourne Polytechnic’s computer labs and library if you do not have a computer at home.

Entrance Requirements

While there are no formal prerequisites for this course you must be able to demonstrate that you're capable of completing the course at the relevant competency levels in the training documents

Pathways to further study

From the Diploma of Business you may articulate into the HEBSBUS Bachelor of Business

Career Pathways

You will be able to take your business career into management and leadership roles across a range of industries locally and internationally

Enrolment Intake

  • February
  • July

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.

Code Subjects Hours
BSBEBU501 INVESTIGATE AND DESIGN E-BUSINESS SOLUTIONS 50
BSBFIA501 REPORT ON FINANCES RELATED TO INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS 70
BSBMKG501 IDENTIFY AND EVALUATE MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES 70
BSBMKG502 ESTABLISH AND ADJUST THE MARKETING MIX 60
BSBMKG507 INTERPRET MARKET TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS 50
BSBMKG511 ANALYSE DATA FROM INTERNATIONAL MARKETS 50
BSBPMG522 UNDERTAKE PROJECT WORK 60
BSBRSK501 MANAGE RISK 60

Skills Recognition

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.

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Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

This qualification aligns with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5.