Diploma Of Business Administration (BSB50415)


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialized, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work and/or the work of a team.

Qualification Rules

Participants need to complete Eight (8) units of competency in total following the guidelines as outlined in the Business Services Training Package Qualifications Rules which requires:

  • 8 elective Units

Please note: All the below units have been selected by the college through an extensive consultative process with the industry partners and they have been identified as containing knowledge and skills appropriate for the industry.

The full list of units can be found within the Business Services Training Package BSB07 and are made available for all AAIC training staff and students to review. The units offered by the RTO are listed as below:

Unit Code Unit Name
BSBMKG506 Plan market research
BSBCUS401 Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
BSBADM502 Manage Meetings
BSBHRM501 Manage human resources services
BSBADM504 Plan or review administrative systems
BSBPMG5222 Undertake project work
BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development
BSBFIM502 Manage payroll


This course will be delivered over 37 week’s duration (740 Student Contact Hours) of full time study over a 52 weeks’ timeframe which also includes 15 weeks holidays.

Delivery Methods

This program is delivered in a classroom based environment where all students must attend a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Participants will need to purchase resources as notified in the student handbook. The trainer will provide any additional learning material where gaps are identified in either the participant’s underpinning knowledge or the training resources.

Assessment Methods

Assessment will be a Learning and Assessment pathway.

Participants will be advised of the assessment requirements at the beginning of each unit. Assessment will usually commence in the session following delivery or as advised by the trainer. As this is a competency based program, assessment continues throughout the program until the participant either achieves competency in the assessment tasks or a further training need is identified and addressed.

The assessment process may include:

  • Written Questions
  • Case studies
  • Projects (simulation/Real Work)
  • Assignments
  • Presentations
  • Role plays
  • Written examinations
  • Integrated assessment of some units may occur

Employment Pathway

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Administration Manager
  • General Office Manager
  • Office Manager

Pathways for further studies

After achieving this qualification candidates may undertake a variety of business studies at the advanced diploma level. Participants are provided with advice on employment and training options throughout the delivery of the program.

Training Pathway

 Diploma Advanced Diploma
 BSB50415-Diploma of Business Administration Advanced Diploma of Business or Management or equivalent

International Students Entry Requirements

Entry into this program requires International Students to fulfil requirements as listed below:
• Must be 18 years of age or over
• Completed year 12 (HSC or equivalent)
• Minimum 5.5 IELTS score or equivalent as per the following:

a.    TOEFL iBT 46
b.    PTE Academic 42
c.    TOEFL PBT 527
d.    OET Pass
e.    Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 47

Location: Adelaide

Delivery mode: Class room based


Course Fee $8000
Application Fees $250 (Non-Refundable)
Text Books $200

Single Overseas Student Health Cover $550 per Annum Approximately
Family Overseas Student Health Cover $5000 per Annum Approximately