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Advanced Diploma of Business BSB60120

Overview

This popular program will give you valuable knowledge and skills to contribute to better business outcomes. It is suited to the needs of individuals who possess significant theoretical business skills and knowledge. It will enable you to further develop knowledge and skills to manage change, contribute to marketing plans, manage finances and develop your leadership potential.

Qualification:

Advanced Diploma of Business BSB60120

Program No:

AD-BT19

Campus:

CIT Reid 

Duration:

1 semester full-time (approx. 20 hours per week), or part-time equivalent. In addition to this, you will be required to spend an average of approximately 10-20 hours per week on self-directed study online, project and assignment work.

This program is part of a suite of programs which includes the Certificate III in Business, Certificate IV in Business and the Diploma of Business. Lower level qualifications or equivalent skills and knowledge are required for successful completion of higher level program

Cost Info:

Further information about fees is available at Course fees and assistance

Indicative Cost:

$1,900

Likely Job Outcome:

Senior Administrator, Team Leader, Manager.

Application Type:

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Timetable Information

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Additional Information

For further information on credit received for qualifications completed at CIT, check the Pathways Guide or call CIT Student Services on 6207 3188

If you have extensive relevant work experience and/or other relevant qualifications, you may be able to seek recognition or fast-track through the learning requirements and complete your qualification in less time.

Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

It is recommended that you have studied previously in business qualifications or have substantial relevant industry experience in a range of business environments.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Literacy Skills Information

We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level program. Please visit Foundation Skills.

Transition Information

Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at infoline@cit.edu.au.


Subject Information

Complete 10 subjects (5 Core and 5 Electives)

Core: Complete all 5

  • BSBCRT611   Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
    • CIT Code: BUSN294
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to apply critical thinking in order to develop solutions to complex issues arising in the workplace. The unit applies to individuals who are required to think critically in order to develop structured and innovative solutions to overcome complex organisational issues. Individuals in these roles operate with a high degree of autonomy and may undertake non-standard work tasks involving escalated risks. These individuals are often responsible for a team or work area. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBFIN601   Manage organisational finances
    • CIT Code: BUSN314
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake budgeting, financial forecasting and reporting. This unit also describes the skills and knowledge required to allocate and manage resources to achieve the required outputs for the business unit. It includes contributing to reviewing financial information, analysing financial risks, preparing a budget and reporting on financial activity.The unit applies to individuals who have managerial responsibilities which include overseeing the management of financial and other resources across a business unit, a series of business units or teams, or an organisation. It covers all areas of broad financial management. In a larger organisation this work would be supported by specialists in financial management.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBOPS601   Develop and implement business plans
    • CIT Code: BUSN474
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to lead a business operation that covers the steps required to develop and implement business plans.The unit applies to individuals who are running an organisation or who take a senior role in determining the effective functioning and success of the organisation. These individuals may oversee the work of a number of teams and other managers.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBSUS601   Lead corporate social responsibility
    • CIT Code: BUSN542
      Cost: Standard $150.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to consult with stakeholders to develop, implement and evaluate corporate social responsibility policy in an organisation.The unit applies to individuals working in senior roles in diverse contexts who have responsibility for ensuring an organisation is positioned to ensure its long-term viability and success.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBTEC601   Review organisational digital strategy
    • CIT Code: BUSN596
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to review an organisation’s digital strategy and assess whether it is fulfilling its objectives according to relevant performance indicators. The unit applies to individuals who are responsible for reviewing the operation and effectiveness of an organisation’s digital strategy to ensure the strategy remains according to organisation’s objectives. No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Electives: Complete minimum 3

  • BSBHRM614   Contribute to strategic workforce planning
    • CIT Code: BUSN337
      Cost: Standard $150.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to contribute to development, implementation and maintenance of a strategic approach to workforce planning in an organisation ensuring that there is the structure and staff in place to meet current and foreseeable organisational objectives.The unit applies to individuals employed as human resource practitioners with knowledge of human resources and organisational objectives.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBLDR601   Lead and manage organisational change
    • CIT Code: BUSN595
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to lead and manage organisational change. The unit applies to managers with responsibilities that extend across the organisation or across significant parts of a large organisation. They may have a dedicated role in human resources management, workforce development, or work in a strategic policy or planning area. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBSTR601   Manage innovation and continuous improvement
    • CIT Code: BUSN531
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to sustain and develop an environment in which continuous improvement, innovation and learning are promoted and rewarded.The unit applies to individuals with managerial responsibilities who aim to build a better and more effective work environment. Continuous improvement and innovation have links with the model of the learning organisation and people working at this level play an important role in building the culture, values and attitudes of the organisation.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBSTR602   Develop organisational strategies
    • CIT Code: BUSN532
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to establish the strategic direction of the organisation, sustain competitive advantage and enhance competitiveness. It covers analysis and interpretation of relevant markets, capability assessment of the organisation and analysis of the organisation's existing and potential competitors and allies. It also covers implementing the strategic plan and developing specific actions and initiatives that will be undertaken by people working in various roles.The unit applies to individuals working in senior roles in the organisation who have responsibility for ensuring that the organisation is positioned to ensure its long-term viability and success.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Electives: May complete maximum 2

  • BSBSTR801   Lead innovative thinking and practice
    • CIT Code: BUSN534
      Cost: Standard $200.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to generate, lead and sustain innovative organisational thinking and practice. The unit applies to individuals who initiate and lead innovation in any industry or community context. Each organisation's thinking and practice will be different depending on its core business, purpose, size, complexity and broader operating context.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBLDR602   Provide leadership across the organisation
    • CIT Code: BUSN390
      Cost: Standard $150.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate senior leadership behaviour and personal and professional competence. Business ethics are also addressed in this unit.The unit applies to individuals who have a role in modelling professionalism in their organisation and industry and inspiring and motivating others to achieve organisational goals. Leadership is seen in the context of the organisational mission.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBPEF501   Manage personal and professional development
    • CIT Code: BUSN484
      Cost: Standard $150.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to implement systems and process that support the personal and professional development of self and others. The unit applies to individuals working in a range of managerial positions who are accountable for the development and performance of others. No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBOPS504   Manage business risk
    • CIT Code: BUSN472
      Cost: Standard $150.00
      Description: This unit describes skills and knowledge required to manage business risks in a range of contexts across an organisation or for a specific business unit or area in any industry setting.The unit applies to individuals who are working in positions of authority and who are approved to implement change across the organisation, business unit, program or project area. They may or may not have responsibility for directly supervising others.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBSUS511   Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
    • CIT Code: BUSN541
      Cost: Standard $150.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to develop and implement workplace sustainability policies and to modify the policy to suit changed circumstances.The unit applies to individuals with managerial responsibilities who undertake work developing approaches to create, monitor and improve strategies and policies within workplaces. These individuals also engage with a range of relevant stakeholders and specialists. 'Sustainability' in this unit refers to a broad approach that focuses on the minimisation of an organisation's social, economic and environmental impact, as well as proactive value creation in these areas.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil

Related Courses

Diploma Business BSB50120
Certificate IV Business BSB40120
Certificate III Business Administration BSB30415
Certificate III Business BSB30120
Certificate II Workplace Skills BSB20120
Statement Attainment training Innovation for Business [from BSB]
Statement Attainment training Essential Work Skills [from BSB]

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au