BSB50120 – Diploma of Business
Course Details

icon-building RTO Number: 41143 icon-qrcode CRICOS Code: 105262E
icon-book Course Code: BSB50120 Location: Perth City
icon-clock-o Duration: 52 weeks (including breaks)
4 Study Periods of 10 weeks each (excluding breaks)
icon-sitemap Study Mode: Face-to-face
Classes are scheduled for 20 hours/week during each study period except break periods

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About this course
If you are seeking to enhance your skills and knowledge in the field of business, a Diploma of Business at NIT Australia will help equip you with a skill set that can be directly applied to many business areas such as marketing, finance, human resources, and management. The content of this course is versatile and applicable to nearly every industry, but more importantly, it will prepare you to excel in your business career or prepare you for further studies.

Course Structure/Units

To complete this course, a total of 12 units must be completed:

Unit Codes and Unit Titles
Business Operations:
1. BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
2. BSBOPS501 Manage Business Resources
3. BSBTWK503 Manage Meetings
4. BSBMKG548 Forecast international markets and business needs
5. BSBMKG541 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
Human Resources:
6. BSBHRM525 Manage recruitment and onboarding
7. BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans
8. BSBFIN601 Manage organisational finances
Cyber Security:
9. BSBXCS402 Promote workplace cyber security awareness and best practices
Communications and Career Development:
10. BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
11. BSBOPS601 Develop and implement business plans
12. BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace

Note: Course structure, units and content are subject to change during the delivery period due to a change in legislative requirements or due to NIT’s course review process.

Career Prospects

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Executive Officer
  • Business Manager
  • Business Coordinator
  • Business Services Manager
  • Small Business Manager
  • Office Manager

Did you know?

  • We help you prepare for getting a job in the industry via our Help You Prepare for Employment (HYPE) Program.
  • You may be eligible for Credit Transfer or Recognition of Prior Learning.
  • Classes are smaller to allow more individual attention from trainers.
  • Additional one-on-one academic support is available and provided to students when requested.
  • Free English language support and Pearson Test for English (PTE) preparation classes are provided.
  • This qualification is a part of Nationally Recognised Training.

Entry Requirements

    • Successful completion of Year 12, equivalent or higher qualification. Refer to the Australian Year 12 equivalence table. NIT may also accept you in this course if you have any other relevant qualifications, certifications, and/or experience; and
    • Age:
      • International Students: Must be 18 years or above before commencement of study at NIT;
      • Domestic (local) Students: Must be 16 years or above at the time of application to study at NIT;
    • Overall IELTS band score of 5.5, with no band-score less than 5.0 (or an equivalent score in another English Language Proficiency Test acceptable by NIT Australia). Refer to the Table of equivalent scores for other acceptable tests and certificates.

Note: NIT’s English Language Proficiency Test is available to applicants from certain countries. Contact our admissions team to confirm whether you can take NIT’s English Language Proficiency Test.
Note: During the assessment and verification of the application, NIT may request for additional evidence from the applicant or conduct an interview via Phone, Skype or Google Hangout with the applicant.
Learning and Assessment Methods

This course involves a number of learning and assessment methods. Typically, the learning methods may include Presentations and discussions, Demonstrations, Individual and group activities, Skills practice, Roleplays, Case studies, Simulated scenarios, and Research activities.

Assessment methods generally include Practical Observation of Tasks, Written or Oral Questioning, Case Studies, Role Plays, Reports, Research Projects, Presentations, etc.

Pathway to Further Studies
Students graduating with BSB50120 – Diploma of Business qualification may also undertake the BSB60120 – Advanced Diploma of Business, a range of other advanced diploma qualifications or an undergraduate degree at 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 enroll in any further qualifications.

Credit Transfer/ Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Credit Transfer: 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.

Before you apply

International Students

Before making an application to study at NIT Australia, you must read the information provided for International Students in NIT Student Handbook & Policies webpage and Resource Requirements for this course.

If you will be approved by NIT to commence training offshore (from your country), you will be required to participate in classes online using virtual classroom platforms such as Zoom or Microsoft Teams.  In this case, you must ensure you have access to all the resources listed on the “Resource requirements for attending online/virtual training from offshore” webpage.

Domestic Students

Before making an application to study at NIT Australia, you must read the information provided for the Domestic Students in NIT Student Handbook & Policies webpage and Resource Requirements for this course.