BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business


Course Description:

This qualification reflects the role of individuals with significant expertise in either specialised or broad areas of skills and knowledge who are seeking to further develop expertise across a range of business functions. The qualification is suited to the needs of individuals who possess significant theoretical business skills and knowledge that they would like to develop in order to create further educational or employment opportunities.


BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business

Study Pathway and Career Opportunities

Qualification Pathways:

Once students have successfully completed BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, they can apply for various roles across management positions that have responsibility for the work of other staff and lead teams.


The further study pathways available to students who undertake this qualification include:


Graduate Diploma, other Advanced Diploma, Diploma or Degree programs in related fields such as business, management, marketing, and communications.


Total number of units = 8

8 elective units must be selected, of which:


Code Title Core/ Elective
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organizational change Elective
BSBFIM601 Manage finances Elective
BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organization Elective
BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan Elective
BSBMKG608 Develop organizational marketing objectives Elective
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan Elective
BSBINM601 Manage knowledge and information Elective
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedure for sustainability Elective


Assessment Arrangements

All the units are delivered as standalone units. Students will be provided with a Student Assessment Task Booklet for each unit of competency, which includes:

Assessment Methods

All units of competence may be assessed using a selection of tools as mentioned below:


Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for any of the units of competency contained within this qualification. This course is available to all international students and Milcom Institute requires that students are able to provide evidence that they:

Please Note:

All the students commencing this course are required to complete an LLN test on the orientation day to assist Milcom Institute to identify student’s needs for additional support during their study with Milcom Institute

Course Duration

The duration for this program is 52 weeks including:

Mode of Delivery

Classroom based Face to Face

Volume of Learning

Milcom Institute has structured this program to include 800 hours of face-to-face delivery and assessment hours as well as 400 hours of homework (self-study).

Assessment sessions are scheduled after the delivery of unit of competency is completed and students are required to complete the assessment tasks in class. Trainers are required to allocate time for students to complete any outstanding activities, reading, role-plays, meetings, presentations or further tasks that require observation or submission to the trainer/assessor. The trainer/assessor should allow time to review any topics or activities undertaken by students to consolidate their learning. Students should use these assessment sessions to work on their assessment tasks, with support from the trainer/assessor where relevant.  Reasonable adjustment should be made where appropriate.

All units of competencies contained in this qualification will be delivered as standalone units. The total volume of learning is 1200 hours over 52 weeks period.

Self-study hours (Unsupervised):

Please Note: Self-Study hours are not to be considered as online or distance learning.

Students are allocated 10 hours per week of self-study for each Unit of Competency which will involve review of classroom session and/or activities, studying material given student guide and preparation of unit of competency etc. Self-Study hours are indicative only and may differ depending on each learner’s prior skills and knowledge. Therefore, the learning duration of the qualification may vary from the volume of learning recommended for the qualification. It should be noted that learners may require more or less time than the specified volume of learning, provided that delivery arrangements give students sufficient opportunity to achieve the learning outcomes for the qualification type, level and discipline. (


Licensing/Regulatory Information

Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements.

Refer to the ICT Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for details of licensing, legislative or certification requirements.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)

Milcom Institute will offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT) to all eligible students through the enrolment process and will provide an application kit for RPL applicants. Milcom Institute has documented policies and procedures for these processes and students are provided details of how to apply for RPL or Credit Transfer through the enrolment process.

Campus Location

VIC: Ground Floor, 355 Spencer Street, West Melbourne-3003

QLD: Construction Training Centre, Ian Barclay Building (Room 1.9) 460 – 492 Beaudesert Road, Salisbury-4107

Additional Information

For further information, access to the Student handbook and to enrol please go to and apply directly from the website. Alternatively, you may contact the college on

VIC: +61 3 9008 7245

QLD: +61 7 4904 5313 or

[email protected]


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