Diploma of Business Business Development

VET Course Code: BSB51020 |  CRICOS Code: 106020D

With this high-level qualification, you can succeed in a corporate job. This training is ideal for those who want to advance their management or executive skills.

At a Glance

Delivery

Online
Campus

Campus

Canberra
Gold Coast

Duration

40 wk tuition
+ 12 wk holidays
= 52 weeks

Intakes

Industry Trends

Demand for office management jobs is predicted to expand steadily over the next five years, according to the Australian Government's Job Outlook program. This is a major occupation with job openings in a variety of industries, including construction, professional services, and education and training.

 

Potential Income

The average office manager salary in Australia is $85,000 per year or $43.59 per hour. Entry-level positions start at $72,500 per year, while most experienced workers make up to $129,500 per year.

Career Prospects

A Diploma of Business can lead to a wide variety of jobs and work environments including:

  • Office Manager
  • Team Leader
  • Retail Manager
  • Program Coordinator
  • Business Owner
  • Unit Manager
  • Business Development Manager

Course Details

Learn the skills needed for a Business Development specialisation.

Our Diploma of Business (BSB51020) is government-approved and fully accredited.

This Diploma is supported by knowledgeable instructors who have extensive industry experience and can guide you through your studies. You will get specialised knowledge in areas such as people management,

After completing this flexible qualification, you will have high-level business abilities that will help you advance in your career and open up new professional and educational opportunities.

Course Fees

Offshore Fee

$9,250

Enrolment Fee: $250
Materials Fee: $300

Discounts may apply. Ask your Education Agent about our latest scholarships and multi-course packages

Onshore Fee

$7,500

Enrolment Fee: $250
Materials Fee: $300

Discounts may apply. Ask your Education Agent about our latest scholarships and multi-course packages

Entry Requirements

Minimum Australian Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (or foreign equivalent). Minimum age 18 unless you are enrolling directly from Year 12 aged 17. All students under 18 must provide evidence of a Homestay arrangement and signed permission from a parent or legal guardian. Minimum English language proficiency of IELTS 5.5 (overall band) or equivalent by Pearson, Cambridge, or TOEFL.

Prior to commencement, international students intending to travel to Australia must secure a student visa or temporary graduate visa. Where a student has received a CoE and visa but cannot travel to Australia, the course may commence online. Students may choose to undertake the
course online outside Australia with no visa and no Certificate of Enrolment (CoE), to build a bank of AQF credits (#QualBanking) before applying for a student or temporary graduate visa.

Students will submit a pre-training assessment review to assess if the course is appropriate for their interests and abilities, plus an LLN test to determine learner needs. Additional requirements will be arranged at this point.

Units of Study

In order to achieve the BSB51020 Diploma of Business, students must satisfactorily complete 12 units of competency: 5 core units plus 7 elective units.

Core Units

BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBOPS501 Manage business resources
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace

Elective Units

BSBMKG541 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
BSBMKG548 Forecast international market and business needs
BSBMKG550 Promote products and services to international markets
SIRXMGT005 Lead the development of business opportunities
BSBTWK401 Build and maintain business relationships
BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts
BSBLDR522 Manage people performance

Additional Information

Course Delivery

The Capital College materials fee provides all required texts for this course, plus access to our student portal and online tools. The sequencing of delivery is:

  1. Reading course texts (online) and other learning materials;
  2. Attending face-to-face classes (currently replaced by webinars);
  3. Attending to online quizzes and case studies;
  4. Applying learning in context outside of the classroom;
  5. Online forums for information.

The following learning techniques are employed:

  1. Trainer presentations & demonstrations;
  2. Individual tasks;
  3. Contextualised case studies;
  4. Quizzes;
  5. Research;
  6. Role-plays; and
  7. Practical group work.

RPL & Credit Transfer

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)

You may be eligible for RPL if you have sufficient life or work experience to meet the requirements of one or more whole units of competency within this qualification. A fee will be quoted on application.

We recognise all Australian Qualification Framework Certificates and Statements of Attainment issued by other Registered Training Organisations in Australia. You will need to provide the original Certificate or Statement of Attainment (or a certified copy).
We charge no fee on applications for Credit Transfer under National Recognition. All applications for RPL or Credit Transfer must be made prior to the commencement of the course.

RPL assessment attracts a fee for the assessment of each unit.

Assessments

Assessment will take place at a Capital College campus, or online.

Written projects will be completed by students in their own time.

All activities will be conducted by duly accredited assessors.

Assessors will provide detail of all assessment requirements in advance.

Three assessment attempts will be provided, with support. If satisfactory competence is not observed, the student may be advised to enrol in further relevant training.

What to Study Next?

Students who successfully complete this course may progress onto other courses such as a Diploma of Leadership and Management or an Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Upon successful completion of the 12 units of competency in this course, students will be issued the Diploma of Business qualification.

If a student does not complete the full qualification but has successfully achieved units, a Statement of Attainment will be issued upon request by the student, indicating the units completed. Graduates may be eligible for credit towards a university and/or guaranteed entry to a top Australian University.

Capital College has also secured articulation pathways with several leading higher education institutes- learn more and check out our list of partner universities.

Studying with Capital College

The People

Our Student's Stories

All our students have a story to tell. Read more about why our students made the choice to study with Capital College and how they have gone to achieve their dreams. 

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Why Capital College?

Our success story is built on our students and their experience in their studies with us. If you are looking for reasons why to choose Capital College for your studies- start here. 

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Job Ready Pathways

Whether you’re living abroad, studying online or already in Australia, our education pathways are a fully customisable way to chart your course.

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