Course Summary

The Diploma of Business is a nationally recognised course. This course reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Graduates of this qualification display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements. They will have developed technical skills and practical knowledge necessary to plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from variety of sources. The course is delivered over a year which includes 36 weeks (i.e. 4 terms) of teaching and 16 weeks of holiday.

Course Details


Applicants seeking to enrol in this course must satisfy the following English and Academic requirements:

Must be 18 years of age or over

English Proficiency Level
IELTS band score of 5.5 or equivalent

Academic Qualifications
There are no academic entry requirements for this qualification for domestic students. However, international students may need completion of year 12 or equivalent.

52 weeks consisting of 36 weeks (9-week term) of face-to-face study and 16 weeks of holiday.

Full time 20-hour face-to-face per week basis

The College is located at the heart of the city of Sydney. The college is 10 minutes walking distances from the Town hall train station and only 2 minutes walking distances from public bus stops.

The college has excellent teaching and computer facilities to support delivery. These include:

  • Class Rooms with white board, computers and data projectors
  • Computer labs with appropriate software including; MS Words, Excel and Power Point and high speed broadband internet
  • MYOB, MS Words, Excel and Power Point and high speed broadband internet
  • A student library with text and other reference materials which are available for use in the College and to borrow
  • Access to printer, fax and scanner
  • The college also has student amenities such as a lunch break area and kitchen with hot water and microwave.

The College provides trainers sets of workbooks to take to the class for students to use and work on their assessment and other class activities. The books must be returned to the trainer at the end of the class.

Course Structure

Unit Code Competency Unit Name
BSBADM502 Manage Meetings
BSBHRM506 Manage Recruitment, selection and induction processes
BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
BSBMKG507 Interpret market trends and developments
Unit Code Competency Unit Name
BSBRSK501 Manage Risk
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
BSBINM501 Manage an information or knowledge management system
BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development

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Career Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, graduates are eligible to purse various opportunities including employment in a range of roles and further education. The job roles the graduates will be able to seek include:

  • Office manager
  • Team supervisor
  • Office administrator
  • Project manager

Graduates can also apply for other Diploma of Business or the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management program at Westminster or any other provider to pursue their further educational achievement.

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