Diploma of Business

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Advance your career by studying a nationally accredited Diploma of Business online! Whether you’re wanting to start your own business or be that pivotal person in your organisation that they cannot do without, this qualification will open doors and create rewarding opportunities for you.

Knowledge and skills you will learn

This nationally recognised Diploma of Business online course has been developed against the Australian Quality Framework for business management. This course has been designed to be completed within 12-months, but you have up to 24-months to complete this course.

You will learn the core skills and knowledge required to run a business such as how to manage risk and budgets, recruit and build an innovative work environment, manage projects, as well as marketing a product or service. You will learn how to apply well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to various business contexts, as well as analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. The course is designed to develop your business management skills and teach you to share your vision with the world. The practical skills you will learn will equip you to effectively market a brand, manage your risk and finances strategically and stay innovative in challenging market conditions.


Business essentials and risk management

BSBFIM501 Manage budgets and financial plans
  • Plan financial management approaches
  • Implement financial management approaches
  • Monitor and control finances
  • Review and evaluate financial management processes
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
  • Define project
  • Develop project plan
  • Administer and monitor project
  • Finalise project
  • Review project
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
  • Establish risk context
  • Identify risks
  • Analyse risks
  • Select and implement treatments

Recruitment processes and innovative workplaces

BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment selection and induction processes
  • Develop recruitment, selection and induction policies and procedures
  • Recruit and select staff
  • Manage staff induction
BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment
  • Lead innovation by example
  • Establish work practices that support innovation
  • Promote innovation
  • Create a physical environment which supports innovation
  • Provide learning opportunities

Marketing the business and its products and services

BSBMKG413 Promote products and services
  • Plan promotional activities
  • Co-ordinate promotional activities
  • Review and report on promotional activities
BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
  • Identify marketing opportunities
  • Investigate marketing opportunities
  • Evaluate required changes to current operations
BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix
  • Evaluate each component of marketing mix
  • Determine marketing mix for specific markets
  • Monitor and adjust marketing mix


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