Skip to content
menu

Diploma of Business Administration

BSB50415
Average Course Fee: $5000
Average Duration: 1 Year

This qualification would apply to individuals with various job titles including administration managers, general office managers and office managers. Individuals in these roles may possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work and/or the work of a team.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Diploma of Business Administration

83.7%

Satisfied with the training
55.6%

Received job-related
benefits from training

This course is eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist you with paying for your tuition fees. Your initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2016-2017 income year is $54,869.

For more information, visit the Department of Education and Training or StudyAssist.

This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC
For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC

For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

Total number of units = 8

This qualification has no core units

8 elective units, of which:

  • 5 elective units must be selected from the Group A units listed below
  • 3 elective units may be selected from the Group B units listed below, or any currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course at the same qualification level
  • if not listed below, 1 unit may be selected from either a Certificate IV or Advanced Diploma qualification.
  • Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

    Elective Units

    Group A

    BSBADM502 Manage meetings

    BSBADM503 Plan and manage conferences

    BSBADM504 Plan and implement administrative systems

    BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development

    BSBFIM502 Manage payroll

    BSBITB501 Establish and maintain a workgroup computer network

    BSBPMG522 Undertake project work

    Group B units

    BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service

    BSBINM501 Manage an information or knowledge management system

    BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment

    BSBMGT502 Manage people performance

    BSBRKG502 Manage and monitor business or records systems

    BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

    BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development

    BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness

    Read More

    Find a course unit



    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Administration Manager
    Administration Manager (Local Government)
    Administrator
    Legal Practice Manager
    Office Manager
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Business Administration
    Business Services
    Government Administration
    Government Service Delivery
    Legal Administration
    Local Government
    Local Government Administration
    Logistics
    Transport



    Image See location of provider
    Image Compare two providers
    Performing Search

    Course fee: not provided $
    Duration : not provided  


    Training Provider Comparison

    Course summary
    This organisation only provides assessment services for this course
    For more information about this provider’s delivery of , please contact the training provider directly.
    Provider code:
    Course length:
    Study mode:
    Course available as an Australian Apprenticeship or Traineeship
    Course and additional fees information
    Course fees
    Duration
    Online delivery

    Online (training available online or via email submission)

    This provider has not supplied specific information about their delivery of

    Please contact them below for further details

    ENQUIRE NOW

    Training provider summary
    This training organisation provides:
      Delivery and assessment services.
      Assessment only services.
      Courses of study through Australian Apprenticeships and Traineeships.
      Recognition for prior learning.
      Financial assistance via VET Student Loans.
    Training provider type
    Registration status
    Subsidies
    This training provider is authorised to deliver subsidised courses in the following states and territories
    1. ACT
      ACT
    2. NSW
      NSW
    3. NT
      NT
    4. QLD
      QLD
    5. SA
      SA
    6. TAS
      TAS
    7. VIC
      VIC
    8. WA
      WA
    Training options
    This training provider offers courses in the following delivery modes:

    The following facilities are required at the training site:

    Offsite training is avaliable in the following locations:
    Within a radius of Km from
    Limited to the following cities:
    Limited to the following postcodes:
    Online (training available online or via email submission)
    Distance (training available via correspondence)
    Attendance required (training includes some fixed-time online lectures or fixed time class components)
    Fixed submission dates (assessment pieces have set submission dates)
    Self-paced (training has no set class times of set submission dates)

    Facilities
    Services
    Name
    Phone
    Fax
    Email
    Address
    Training organisation website
    Course enrolment webpage
    APPLY FOR THIS COURSE

    RTO Code: | Type: | Operating since
    Course fee: not provided
    Subsidies available
    VET Student Loan eligible
    Duration: not provided
    Available online
    This organisation only provides assessment services for this course
    *Information is provided by the RTO, no warranty is given by the Commonwealth as to the accuracy or reliability of the information.

    Course always available

    The following facilities are required at the training site:

    Offsite training is avaliable in the following locations:
    Within a radius of deliveryItem.Radius Km from
    Limited to the following cities:
    Limited to the following postcodes:
    Online (training available online or via email submission)
    Distance (training available via correspondence)
    Attendance required (training includes some fixed-time online lectures or fixed time class components)
    Fixed submission dates (assessment pieces have set submission dates)
    Self-paced (training has no set class times of set submission dates)

    This RTO can offer VET Student Loans for certain approved courses. A VET Student Loan is a capped loan from the Australian Government to help you pay your tuition fees. Your initial loan debt amount (loan and loan fee, if applicable), plus indexation, must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The amount for the 2016-2017 income year is $54,869.

    For more information, visit the Department of Education and Training or StudyAssist.


    Contact information
    Name
    Phone
    Fax
    Address
    Training organisation website Campus website
    Student outcomes for Diploma of Business Administration

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Diploma of Business Administration

    26.3%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Managers
    4.7* %

    Specialist Managers

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    52.8%
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    10.2*%
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Sales Workers
    9.4*%
    Sales Workers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $39,100

    $52,200

    $44,300


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Diploma courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 80.4 89.9 88.1
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    63.8
    33.7
    30.2
     
    82.2
    61.2
    20.7
     
    78.4
    46.3
    31.9
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    10.5
    6.0*
    20.5
     
    11.5
    6.2
    16.3
     
    15.2
    6.6
    13.2
    Satisfied with the training (%) 83.7 86 84.3
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 55.6 56 63.7
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 93.4 93 94.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 71.6 80.7 82
    Recommend the training to other (%) 92.2 90.7 90.1

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Diploma courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) 39,100 52 200 44 300
    Top Occupations (%):
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Sales Workers
     
    52.8
    10.2*
    9.4*
     
    26.2
    24.4
    22.5
     
    30.7
    21.6
    14.5
    Top Industries (%):
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Retail Trade
    Education and Training
     
    17.5
    12.7
    12.7
     
    14.9
    13.9
    11.7
     
    28.6
    10.3
    7.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Diploma courses
    Employed after training (%) - 92.3 89.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 54 900 46 800
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 32.5 33.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86.4 84.6
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 83.4 84.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Diploma courses
    Employed after training (%) 26.3 35.9 43.4
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 35 400 39 000
    Enrolled in further study (%) 37 41.4 40.1
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.4 83.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 67.2 73.3

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

    Return to top

    Health Care and Social Assistance
    17.5
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Retail Trade
    12.7
    Retail Trade
    Education and Training
    12.7
    Education and Training
    Business Services
    Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
    Leadership & Management          
    Customer Engagement          
    Legal and Conveyancing          
    Medical          
    Small Business and Franchising          
    Education          
    International Trade          
    Advertising          
    Marketing & Communication          
    Purchasing          
    Recordkeeping          
    Project Management          
    Human Resources and Work Health & Safety          
    Governance          
    Quality Auditing          
    International Education          
    Library & Information Services          
    Environmental Management          

    Note: Information provided as a guide only.  Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aatinfo.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".