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BSB50215

Diploma of Business

This qualification is designed to advance and refine your business skills to equip you in taking on a high level managerial role.

Run a successful and efficient business

According to reports from the Job Outlook website, as published by the Australian government, employment for Managing Directors is expected to continue with a pattern of strong growth through to November 2020*. Whether you’re looking to advance your existing employment, refine your skills for a potential promotion or start a new career in business and oversee its operations, the Diploma of Business will equip you with a range of transferrable skills to take your career to the next level.

Throughout this qualification, you will learn the fundamentals of planning, establishing and operating a successful business, including delivering on identified customer service needs, utilising marketing opportunities, and understanding how to build a strong team of people through the process of effective recruitment, selection and induction.

Once you’ve completed the Diploma of Business, you’ll be able to use your substantial working experience in a range of settings to further develop your theoretical business skills and knowledge across a wide range of business functions. If you have little or no vocational experience, this course can offer you further educational and employment opportunities across a wide range of industries.

At Foundation Education, our Diploma of Business delivered online, so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length - whether that be the full term of your course or completing your study in as little as six months. Course material is developed in consultation with business and management experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.

Assisting you throughout the course, Our Support Officers, Assessors and experienced business and management Technical Advisors will support you from enrolment through to graduation.

Source: Joboutlook.gov.au

This is a Nationally Recognised course. 

Qualification

Diploma of Business

Delivery

Online available

Length

Up to 12 months

Study Load

Submit at least 1 assignment every two weeks to graduate in 12 months

Cost

Contact us on 1300 61 61 97 for course costs

Payment Options

Upfront Payment
Payment Plan

Course Outcomes

Once you’ve completed your Diploma of Business, you’ll be able to use your substantial experience in a range of settings to further develop your theoretical business skills and knowledge across a wide range of business functions. If you have little or no vocational experience, this course can offer you further educational and employment opportunities. You could also work in the following positions:

Executive Officer

Assist the CEO and leadership team in developing and implementing strategic plans, as well as overseeing day-to-day operations of an organisation.

Program Consultant

Help organisations develop and implement specific accounting programs.

Program Coordinator

Program Coordinators undertake a variety of administrative and program management tasks. You will help in planning and organizing programs and activities as well as carry out important operational duties.

Administration Manager

You are an organised and innate leader and communicator responsible for managing schedules and deadlines, facilitating communications and coordinating procedures.

Delivery Options and Length

Online

Flexible online learning, meaning you can study whenever and wherever suits you through our online learning platform, My eCampus.

Up to: 12 months

Cost & Payment Options

Upfront Payment
Payment Plan

Your course fee includes the delivery and assessment of your qualification, your study materials (including all resources) and on-going support from our Education Team.

Upfront payment All course costs can be paid in total via VISA/MasterCard or bank deposit.

Payment plan Paid via a series of regular weekly or fortnightly instalments.

Online

Contact us on 1300 61 61 97 for course costs

Course Structure & Prerequisites

BSBWOR501

Manage personal work priorities and professional development
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to create systems and process to organise information and prioritise tasks. It applies to individuals working in managerial positions who have excellent organisational skills. The work ethic of individuals in this role has a significant impact on the work culture and patterns of behaviour of others as managers at this level are role models in their work environment.

BSBPMG522

Undertake project work
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake a straightforward project or a section of a larger project. It covers developing a project plan, administering and monitoring the project, finalising the project and reviewing the project to identify lessons learned for future application. This unit applies to individuals who play a significant role in ensuring a project meets timelines, quality standards, budgetary limits and other set requirements.

BSBCUS401

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to advise, carry out and evaluate customer service strategies. It applies to individuals who have well developed skills and a broad knowledge of customer service strategies for addressing customer needs and problems, and who may provide guidance or delegate work related tasks to others.

BSBCUS402

Address customer needs
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to manage the ongoing relationship with a customer, including assisting the customer to articulate their needs, meeting customer needs and managing networks to ensure customer needs are addressed. The customer relationship would typically involve direct interaction a number of times over an extended period.

BSBHRM506

Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage all aspects of recruitment selection and induction processes, in accordance with organisational policies and procedures. It applies to individuals or human resource personnel who take responsibility for managing aspects of selecting new staff and orientating those staff in their new positions. It is not assumed that the individual will be directly involved in the selection processes themselves, although this may well be the case.

BSBHRM513

Manage workforce planning
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage planning in relation to an organisation's workforce including researching requirements, developing objectives and strategies, implementing initiatives and monitoring and evaluating trends. It applies to individuals who are Human Resource Managers or staff members with a role in a policy or planning unit that focuses on workforce planning.

BSBMKG501

Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to identify, evaluate and take advantage of marketing opportunities by analysing market data, distinguishing characteristics of possible markets and assessing viability of changes to operations. It applies to individuals working in a supervisory or management role within a marketing team, advertising team or media organisation.

BSBRSK501

Manage risk
This unit describes skills and knowledge required to manage risks in a range of contexts across an organisation or for a specific business unit or area in any industry setting. It applies to individuals who are working in positions of authority and are approved to implement change across the organisation, business unit, program or project area. They may or may not have responsibility for directly supervising others.

There are no prerequisites for entry into this course.

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Recognition of Prior Learning

Given that some students may already be able to demonstrate their competence in some units, a recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment process may be available to students to recognise skills and knowledge that may have been gained through formal and informal training and/or learning, work experience and life experience.

Why choose us?

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Student Testimonial
Laura Andrews, Diploma of Business

Having a flexible study option means that I can still work full-time and have a social life whilst completing my qual

Laura Testimonial
Flexible Online Study

All of our courses are delivered online, giving you the flexibility to choose your course length.

Dedicated Student Support

Our industry experienced Technical Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation.

Industry-relevant Courses

Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with job-ready skills.

Nationally Recognised Training

All of our courses are Nationally Recognised and accredited. 

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