BSB50215-tafe-business

Diploma of Business

This course will give you an understanding of the dynamics and principles underlying the effective functioning of business operations.

Product Description

BSB50215 Diploma of Business

CRICOS CODE: 087163F, 087165D

Learn skills and expertise in key business strategies, finance, team leadership, business technology, marketing, website development and IT. This program is for people who want high level supervisory, decision-making and problem solving skills and who want to work independently and responsibly to achieve organisation outcomes. This course will give you an understanding of the dynamics and principles underlying the effective functioning of business operations. This qualification also provides a pathway towards a Bachelor of Business at our partner universities.

Job Prospects

  • Manager/Assistant Manager
  • Office Manager
  • Office Administrator
  • Program Coordinator
  • Program or Project Administrator

University Pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas will give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities. That means cutting down the amount of time you need to complete your degree, or even enrolling straight into the second year of your university course.

Date, Duration and Location

Maroochydore, East Coast
Program CRICOS Code: 087163F
Location: 170 Horton Parade, Maroochydore QLD 4558
Duration: 6 months
Workload: Full Time
Delivery: Classroom
Start of Study (Intake): 10/07/2017, 29/01/2018, 16/07/2018, 29/01/2019, 15/07/2019, 28/01/2020, 13/07/2020

Cairns, North
Program CRICOS Code: 087165D
Location: Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets, Manunda QLD 4870
Duration: 6 months
Workload: Full Time
Delivery: Classroom
Start of Study (Intake): 10/07/2017, 29/01/2018, 16/07/2018

Entry Requirements

  • English Language Proficiency: IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other – Click here for a list of all English Language test accepted by TAFE Queensland International
  • Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion. Click here for more information on the international education achievement levels equivalent to Year 10 and 12.

Students should be a minimum of 18 years of age. Student visa applicants under the age of 18 will be accepted where they demonstrate that they will be accompanied by a parent, legal custodian or a suitable relative who is aged 21 or over. This arrangement requires the approval of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.  For more information visit Department of Immigration and Border Protection – Welfare Requirements For Student Visa Applicants Under 18.

Resources Required

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland’s online learning system Connect and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Courses may require different resources, depending on your study location;

TAFE Queensland North:

  • Stationery items such as paper and pens
  • USB drive

TAFE Queensland East Coast:

The following text books are required to complete this course;

  • Management theory and practice, 6e, Cengage Learning, Kris Cole
  • Design and develop complex text documents, Software Publications, Cheryl Price & Julia Wix
  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets, Software Publications, Cheryl Price & Julia Wix

Timetable

Timetables may be available online or may be provided to you at your program orientation.

Your timetable may change every semester and you must be able to manage your commitments to ensure attendance at all your classes.

Timetables will be different across TAFE Queensland locations. This is an example of what a course timetable could look like –

Monday and Tuesday 8.00 am – 4.45 pm and Wednesday 8.00 am – 12.00 pm.

Or

Wednesday and Thursday 8.00 am – 4.45 pm and Friday 8.00 am – 12.00 pm.

Placement

Some qualifications require students to participate in vocational placement to successfully complete and achieve their TAFE Queensland award. If vocational placement is a course requirement it will be organised by your School/Faculty and you will be provided with all the information you need to prepare. Remember you are responsible for ensuring you have met all the requirements to participate in vocational placement.

Confidentiality
During these placements, you may become familiar with information that is confidential to that workplace (for example financial or business affairs, personal affairs and family background of staff and clients, technical information, trade secrets, know-how, formulae, processes, ideas, and inventions). You must not divulge any confidential information that you become aware of during a placement. Breaches of confidentiality will be considered to be acts of behavioural misconduct and may result in disciplinary action.

Course Units

To achieve this qualification you will need to complete 8 units:
Core Competencies: This diploma has no core units
Elective Competencies: 8

Disclaimer
Not all electives available at all campuses

East Coast - Elective Units

  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBITU401 Design and develop complex text documents
  • BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
  • BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
  • BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
  • BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment
  • BSBADM502 Manage meetings
  • BSBEBU501 Investigate and design e-business solutions

North - Elective Units

  • BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
  • BSBADM504 Plan and implement administrative systems
  • BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix
  • BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service
  • BSBADM502 Manage meetings

Course Cost

The course cost indicated is for students on an international student visa. If you are visiting Australia on a non-student visa, (e.g. partner visa, working holiday, employer sponsor etc.) please contact us directly for the price applicable to you.

Cost
$6,000

Additional costs
TAFE Queensland East Coast:

The following text books are required to complete this course and are not included in the program fees;

  • Management theory and practice, 6e, Cengage Learning, Kris Cole
  • Design and develop complex text documents, Software Publications, Cheryl Price & Julia Wix
  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets, Software Publications, Cheryl Price & Julia Wix

Course Delivered by

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TAFE Queensland Brisbane | RTO 0275 | CRICOS 03020E
TAFE Queensland Gold Coast | RTO 0083 | CRICOS 03037G
TAFE Queensland East Coast | RTO 0418 | CRICOS 02004B
TAFE Queensland South West | RTO 0526 | CRICOS 02011C
TAFE Queensland North | RTO 0542 | CRICOS 02012B
TAFE Queensland SkillsTech | RTO 31396 | CRICOS 02014M

Additional Information

Delivery Method

On Campus

Qualification

Diploma

Course Category

Business and Commerce

Training Provider

TAFE Queensland