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Diploma of Business – BSB50120

Learn core business knowledge to ensure you are ready to move into a management position, or kickstart your own business and become an entrepreneur.

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Study Mode – In-person on campus

Cost – Contact the College

Duration – 52 weeks (40 weeks study & 12 weeks holiday)

CRICOS Course Code: 107199B


Entry Requirements

  • 18 years and Older
  • Applicants should have completed the equivalent of Australian Year 12 or Certificate III or higher.
  • IELTS 5.5 (or equivalent) or English proficiency
  • Computer Skills
  • Meet all Student Visa requirements

Course credits/RPL:

Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning). The granting of course credit may affect course fees as well as the duration of the course.

Delivery Methods:

  • Lecture/workshops
  • Workbooks
  • Role plays/simulations

Course Duration and Delivery:

This qualification is expected to be completed in 52 weeks. This will include 40 weeks of face-to-face training and assessment spread over four (4) study periods (terms) of 10 weeks each and total 12 weeks of study break periods interspersed between study periods.

Learn to become a workplace manager, leader, and supervisor

The course at a glance

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. These individuals may have frontline management accountabilities. Individuals in these roles carry out moderately complex tasks in a specialist field of expertise that requires business operations skills. They may possess substantial experience in a range of settings, but seek to further develop their skills across a wide range of business functions.

Course outline for the Diploma of Business

There is no mandatory work placement experience within the Diploma of Business, however professional industry experience is an advantage to learning, growth and applying for future work positions.

Successful completion of the certificate requires:

Total number of completed units – 8

Completion of Core Units – 5

Completion of Elective Units – 3

Units of Competency

Consistent with the packaging rules, the units listed below will be delivered for this training product. The unit code and title are provided, and units are grouped into Core and Elective units. Pre-requisites are listed where relevant.

Code Title
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 (Group A)
BSBPMG430 Undertake project work
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans
BSBOPS504 Manage business risk
Elective Units (Group B)
BSBLDR522 Manage people performance
BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness

Educational and Support Service

All learners/students at Emerald College are provided both direct and referral support regarding their educational and support needs including students’ well-being. Refer to “Student Support Policy and Procedure”.

Our administration and teaching team is available to answer any relevant questions or concerns our students, future students and applicants may have.

Please contact us and submit your question online or call our administration team on (07) 3124 6266. For any after hours queries, please call on (04) 1124 0159.

How to Apply

You can apply to study the BSB50120 Diploma of Business at Emerald College by submitting our contact form, and we will be in touch with you about all the relevant information that we require.

So what are you waiting for? Study the Diploma of Business in Brisbane today.