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Diploma of Business Administration (Online) BSB50415

Course Description

The Diploma of Business Administration qualification will provide you with sound theoretical knowledge and practical skills that are based on industry-recognised managerial concepts, competencies and practices.

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Course name
Diploma of Business Administration

Course duration
You can complete your diploma in 18 months or less by making good use of the flexibility online learning gives you. Studying 25 hours per week on average (100 hours per month) should see you successfully complete your qualification within this timeframe.

All assessments must be completed within the 18-month time limit unless special circumstances arise and a special consideration is granted.

Demonstrate you have completed Year 12 (certificate) or complete our LL&N assessment.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Chair meetings, report outcomes and organise minutes
  • Promote and coordinate conferences
  • Plan and review effective administration systems and procedures
  • Implement customised document design that fulfils organisational requirements and systems
  • Develop, administer and manage projects
  • Manage own performance and professional development
  • Gain comprehension of the importance of maintaining a diverse body of employees in the workplace
  • Implement a diversity policy
  • Review and improve sustainable policies and procedures
  • Manage systems effectively
  • Manage projects efficiently
  • Review and improve sustainability policies and procedures
  • Manage own performance and professional development
  • Evaluate and plan e-marketing communication

Units of Competency

  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBADM502 Manage meetings
  • BSBADM503 Plan and manage conferences
  • BSBDIV501 Manage diversity in the workplace
  • BSBINM501 Manage an information or knowledge management system
  • BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development
  • BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
  • BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBADM504 Plan and implement administrative systems
  • BSBMKG510 Plan e-marketing communications

Career Paths

  • Administration Officer
  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Executive Personal Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • Project Assistant

Possible Study Pathways

Diploma of Business Administration


Double Diploma of Business Administration and Marketing

Bachelor Degree

Learning Resources and Physical Requirements

The program is delivered online and our Learning Management System (LMS) provides all of the necessary links and instructions to enable student’s to undertake study.

The minimum requirements are: A computer with a broadband connection.

Support Services

Melbourne Polytechnic provides a range of support services to all learners who require additional assistance from specific support areas. Find out more.

You can access the Learning Management System (LMS) at any time you wish, but keep in mind that Academic Support is offered during the following hours – Mon- Fri 7.30am – 4.30pm (AEST). Students are also encouraged to request support using the SMART system and academic staff are required to attend to the request within a 10-minute response time.

The Academic support is fostered using a mentoring and guiding methodology to support students throughout their learning. This ensures students are progressing, and are fully supported. The Academic staff are encouraged to form professional relationships with their assigned students to provide successful student outcomes.

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

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT) enables students to complete their qualification earlier; reduce their study load and/or take on additional courses leading to a second qualification. To determine eligibility, Didasko Institute of Business will assess the skills and knowledge students have gained through life experiences and work that relates to the Business Diploma. The experiences are compared to the qualification and/or units of competency in the qualification to determine what they already know.

If there is a match, RPL/CT will be granted. Didasko Institute of Business will discuss RPL/CT with you to confirm your eligibility.

Our relationship with Melbourne Polytechnic

All courses delivered by Didasko Institute of Business, are on behalf of Melbourne Polytechnic (RTO: 3075). Upon the successful completion of their course, students will be awarded a qualification by Melbourne Polytechnic. Find out more about our partnership.

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