A program is defined as a set of interrelated projects, each of which has a project manager. BSB60720 – Advanced Diploma of Program Management will equip you in acquiring specialised knowledge and skills in program management that you could apply across a range of organisational and industry contexts.
You will learn how to manage or direct a program to achieve organisational objectives and will gain skills and knowledge in initiating, directing, planning, and leading a range of program functions.
To complete this course, a total of 12 units must be completed.
||Enable program execution
||Develop a business case
||Prioritise projects and programs
||Facilitate stakeholder engagement
||Implement program governance
||Develop and use emotional intelligence
||Manage organisational finances
||Provide leadership for the program
||Manage program risk
||Develop communities of practice
||Lead corporate social responsibility
Course structure, units and content are subjected to change during the delivery period due to a change in legislative requirements or due to NIT’s course review process.
The training and assessment of the units in this course are delivered holistically that span over multiple study periods and for many units over the length of the full course. You will achieve competencies in each unit only when you have demonstrated satisfactory knowledge and skills in all the required assessment criteria linked to that unit.
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
- Program Manager
- Program Team Leader
- Program Leader
Learning and Assessment Methods
This course involves several learning and assessment methods. Typically, the learning methods may include presentations, discussions, demonstrations, individual and group activities, skills-practice, role-plays, case studies, simulated scenarios and research activities.
Assessment methods generally include project work/portfolio; written or oral questioning; practical observation of tasks such as demonstrations, role-plays and presentations etc.
Pathway to Further Studies
Students graduating with BSB60720 - Advanced Diploma of Program Management qualification may be able to undertake a range of undergraduate degrees with any tertiary education providers. To take these further pathways, students must meet the entry requirements of the program specified by an education provider.
International students will also require a valid student visa to enrol in any further qualifications.
Credit Transfer/ Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
: You may be eligible for Credit Transfer if you are able to demonstrate that you have achieved competency in the same or equivalent unit/s in a Nationally Recognised Training from any Registered Training Organisation.
RPL: If you think that you have already gained the skills and experience for a unit or entire qualification, you can apply for RPL to get recognised as competent for parts or a whole nationally recognised qualification. Not everyone will get credited for their skills and knowledge. Successful applicants will need to demonstrate a reasonable amount of experience in the area their course covers. Contact us to know more about our RPL process.