BSB50215 – Diploma of Business

The intake dates for this course are currently not available as the course is under review. NIT will advise the new intake dates for this course in mid April 2021.

Course Details

icon-building RTO Number: 41143 icon-qrcode CRICOS Code: 087816G
icon-book Course Code: BSB50215 icon-file-text Certificate Type: AQF Qualification
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
icon-flag-checkered Locations: Perth City    Fees, Charges and Intake Dates


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About this course
Whether looking to break into an industry or begin your own business venture, BSB50215 – Diploma of Business at NIT Australia will help you equip with a skill set that can be directly applied to many fields such as marketing, finance, human resource, management, and more.

Pursuing BSB50215 – Diploma of Business is not only versatile and applicable to nearly every industry but, more importantly, it’s a wise investment that may lead to healthy returns after graduation, especially if you study at NIT Australia.

After completing BSB50215 – Diploma of Business at NIT Australia, you will be better equipped to pursue a career that suits your strengths and skills or better yet, turns your passions into a business of your own.

Our student support services and professional networks will help you to succeed whilst studying at NIT Australia and stay healthy and happy. Our aim is to support you during every step of your NIT Australia journey.

Course Structure/Units

To complete this course, a total of 8 units must be completed. Click here to view

Unit Code Unit Name
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
BSBADV510 Create mass electronic media advertisements
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment, selection and induction processes
BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix
FNSACC513 Manage budgets and forecasts
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
BSBADM502 Manage meetings

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

  • Academic: Successful completion of Year 12, equivalent or a higher qualification.
    Check Australian Year 12 equivalence here.
    NIT may also accept you in this course if you have any other relevant qualifications, certifications and/or experience.

Additional requirements for International Students
  • Age: Applicant must be 18 years or above before commencement of study at NIT.
  • English Language:

    IELTS test score of 5.5 or above or equivalent

    Note: NIT also accepts Occupational English Test (OET), TOEFL iBT, Pearson Test of English (PTE) – Academic, or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) with the scores equivalent to IELTS scores. (Click here to see a table of equivalent scores.)
    OR IELTS test score of 5 or equivalent with at least 10 weeks ELICOS
    OR IELTS test score of 4.5 or equivalent with at least 20 weeks ELICOS
    OR Successful completion of the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or studies at the Certificate IV or higher level in the English language in Australia within the last two years
    OR Successful completion of at least five years’ study (including year 12 or equivalent) in one or more of the following countries: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, the Republic of Ireland, UK and USA.
    OR Successful result in NIT’s English Language Proficiency Test. Only applicable for applicants from certain countries. To confirm whether you can take NIT’s English Language Proficiency Test, you can email to to enquire.

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, Role plays, 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 BSB50215 – Diploma of Business qualification may also undertake the BSB60215 – 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 enrol 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. To know more about our RPL process, contact us via email:

Before you apply
Before making an application to study at NIT Australia, you must read Information for International Students, NIT Student Handbook & Policies and Resource Requirements for this course.
Fees & Charges

Click on Fees and Charges to know more about course fees and other charges applicable.