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Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management BSB61015

This qualification prepares students to work in roles with senior or managerial responsibilities. They may oversee the work of others or have specialised roles where they do not supervise others but provide strategic leadership.
BSB61015

 

This qualification is suitable for students who may be interested in gaining employment in a high level management role or who wish to pursue university level studies in the management field.
The Advanced Diploma of Management will provide you with the training you need to work within the business environment in a variety of roles such as:

  • Area Manager
  • Department Manager
  • Regional Manager

The Advanced Diploma of Management will equip students with the skills needed to succeed in management both within Australia and internationally.


Course Structure

COURSE SUBJECTS
Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
(BSB61015)
11 subjects
  • Organisation Management
  • Excellence in Leadership
  • Systematic WHS
  • Manage Diversity 2
  • Manage Customer Engagement
  • Strategic Planning
  • Financial Management 2 
  • Employee Relations 2 
  • Business Planning
  • Advanced Resource Management 
  • Advanced HR Management

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)/Credit Transfer

Students may be eligible to obtain credits for individual modules as a result of experience gained in employment in the relevant business fields or from previous training or education. A fee is payable for assessing your RPL status. Students may also be eligible for credit transfer for relevant units studied at an Australian Registered Training Organisation.

Please check online for our RPL and credit transfer policy

 

Mode of Study

International students: Face-to-face (up to 25% may be delivered online or by distance) - Please refer here for more information

Local students: Face-to-face, online, distance, workplace or blended delivery modes are available.

 


Sample Timetable

 

MORNING  DAY 1  DAY 2   EVENING DAY 1 DAY 2
07:30 - 09:30  SET^  SET^   14:00 - 16:00  EYES*  ASM# Tutorial   
09:30 - 12:30      Lecture       Lecture   16:00 - 17:00  SET^  SET^
12:30 - 13:30     SET^ SET^   17:00 - 20:00  Lecture    Lecture
14:00 - 16:00     EYES*  ASM# Tutorial    20:00 - 22:00  SET^  SET^

NOTE:

  • Timetables may vary slightly from campus to campus.
    • Sydney City and Brisbane campuses offer both morning and evening timetable options.
    • Bondi and Manly campuses offer evening timetable option only.
    • Melbourne campus offers day timetable option only
  • Lectures may be mixed and each student will study a total of 20 timetabled hours per week for each 9 week term they are enrolled in.
  • EYES and ASM tutorials are available at the same time on other days.

*EYES = Enhance Your Employability Skills tutorial.

#ASM = Academic Support Material tutorial.

^SET = Subject Enhancing Tutorial


Assessment

All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include examinations, essays, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/or presentations.


Entry Requirements

Academic

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent at minimum or Diploma in a related field.

English Level Required*

Successful completion of 10 weeks of General English at Upper Intermediate level (plus 80% attendance) at APC or at other approved providers or equivalent.

Check your English level here


Pathways - For Articulations To:


  • Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS)

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    CRICOS Provider No: 00911E

    www.bluemountains.edu.au

    Established in 1991, the Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS) has enjoyed remarkable growth. With a placement success matching its growth rate, the School continues its proud tradition of integrity, quality and educational excellence. Today, over 3000 students have studied at the school.
    Of those who have completed their studies, most are presently working in the hospitality industry around the world.

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business - International Hotel and Resort Management 10 Credits up to 6 months course credit plus other subjects
    Bachelor of Business - International Event Management 10 Credits up to 6 months course credit plus other subjects
  • Central Queensland University (CQUniversity)

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    CRICOS Provider No: 00219C

    http://www.cqu.edu.au

    CQUniversity is one of Australia’s most dynamic universities with a rich cultural diversity. Students earn quality degrees and benefit from increased job opportunities. Courses and programs are modelled on teaching and learning excellence, flexibility and personal service. CQUniversity was awarded the 2005 National Exporter of the Year (Education), the second time that CQUniversity won this prestigious national award.

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business 3 Credits up to almost 6 months course credit
    Bachelor of Accounting 3 Credits up to almost 6 months course credit
  • International College of Management Sydney (ICMS)

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    CRICOS Provider No: 01484M

    www.icms.edu.au

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business Management 30 Credits up to 1 year course credit
  • Kaplan Business School

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    CRICOS Provider No: 02426B

    http://www.kbs.edu.au

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business 12 Credits up to 1.25 years course credit
    Bachelor of Business (Accounting) 10 Credits up to 1 year course credit plus other subjects
    Bachelor of Business (Human Resources) 12 Credits up to 1.25 years course credit
    Bachelor of Business (Hospitality and Tourism Management) 12 Credits up to 1.25 years course credit
  • The University of Newcastle Australia

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    CRICOS Provider No: 00109J

    http://www.newcastle.edu.au

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business 40 Credits up to 6 months course credit
    Bachelor of Commerce 40 Credits up to 6 months course credit
  • University of Canberra

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    CRICOS Provider No: 00212K

    http://www.canberra.edu.au

    The University of Canberra (UC) enables learners to study domestically in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and the Gold Coast or internationally in Hong Kong, China, Bhutan and Singapore. UC courses not only focus on ensuring graduates are well-versed in the theoretical knowledge of their industry of choice, but also have a strong practical component so that learners are prepared for employment upon completion of their studies.

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business Administration 36 Credits up to 1.5 years course credit
  • University of New England (UNE)

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    CRICOS Provider No: 00003G
    www.une.edu.au

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business 60 Credits up to almost 1.5 years course credit
  • University of the Sunshine Coast (USC)

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    CRICOS Provider No: 01595D

    http://www.usc.edu.au

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Business (Tourism, Leisure & Event Management) 10 Credits up to 1 year course credit
    Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) 9 Credits up to 1 year course credit
  • University of Wollongong (UOW)

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    CRICOS Provider No: 00102E

    http://www.uow.edu.au

    Located in the greater Sydney region, the University of Wollongong is a key technological centre, 90 minutes drive or train ride from the centre of the city of Sydney.
    Wollongong University College offers courses that provides pathways to degree courses at UOW.

    Pathway Course Number of Credits Approximate Length Credit
    Bachelor of Commerce 24 Credits 0.5 years course credit

Course Quick Facts



Course Length

4 terms (approximately 12 months)


Start Dates

 

2017

Term 1: 06 Feb to 09 Apr
(Mid-term: 06 Mar*)
Term 2: 01 May to 02 Jul
(Mid-term: 29 May*)
Term 3: 24 Jul to 24 Sep
(Mid-term: 21 Aug*)
Term 4: 16 Oct to 17 Dec
(Mid-term: 12 Nov*)

2018

Term 1: 05 Feb to 08 Apr
(Mid-term: 05 Mar*)
Term 2: 30 Apr to 01 Jul
(Mid-term: 28 May*)
Term 3: 23 Jul to 23 Sep
(Mid-term: 20 Aug*)
Term 4: 15 Oct to 16 Dec
(Mid-term: 12 Nov*)

NOTE: * Course and campus availability subjects to demand.
One term = 12 weeks (9 weeks study & 3 weeks course break.
Please note the Christmas/New Year break is 7 weeks).


Fees

Course fees*:
Total: $9,800 ($2,450 per term)
Workbook fee: Free to download or $10 per subject for hard copy.
Application fees:
Student visa holders - $250
Other visas holders - $200
* Promotional fees may be applicable from time to time. Please contact us for further details.

Meet some of our teachers

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EvaBusiness/Management Trainer (at APC since 2009)

Industry Experience
  • Vocational Trainer
  • Workplace Trainer
Qualifications
  • Master of Education in Adult Education (UTS)
  • Graduate Diploma in Vocational & Workplace Learning (UTS)
  • Bachelor of Social Science (University of New England)
  • Major in Psychology (UNE)
  • Minor in Sociology (UNE)
  • Diploma of Management
  • Diploma of Marketing
  • Certificate IV IN Training and Assessment
  • Senior First Aid St John

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Brian HTourism/Hospitality Trainer (at APC since 2010)

Industry Experience
  • Vocational Trainer
  • University Lecturer
  • Head of People & Operations Management Development − China Brokers Ltd (7 years)
  • Operations and Customer Service Management − QANTAS (11 years)
  • Manager Routes Marketing Services & Products (SE Asia, China & Japan) − QANTAS (4 years)
  • Manager, Passenger Service Marketing & Training (North America) − QANTAS (3 years)
  • Customer Service Manager International − QANTAS (3 years)
Qualifications
  • Master of Business Administration in Business Management (Monash University)
  • Bachelor of Business in Tourism (Southern Cross University)
  • Post-graduate studies: Industrial Law and Labour Relations (The University of Sydney)
  • Advanced Diploma of Management
  • Diploma of Business (Marketing)
  • Diploma of Hospitality (Management)
  • Diploma of Tourism (Operations Management)
  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment

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GailBusiness/Management Trainer (at APC since 2009)

Industry Experience
  • Vocational Trainer
  • Workplace Trainer
  • Human Resources Manager − Hicksons Lawyers (5 years)
  • Human Resources Consultant (3 years)
  • ESL Teacher
  • Memberships: Australian Legal Practice Management Group NSW (member of Learning & Development Committee), Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI), Australian Institute of Management (AIM), Australian Industry Group
Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Arts (University of New England)
  • Foundations of Human Resources − Australian Human Resources Institute (Charles Sturt University)
  • Course in OHS Consultation (WorkCover NSW)
  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment
  • Certificate IV in TESOL (CELTA)
  • Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)

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Susan SVET Academic Coordinator (at APC since 2011)

Industry Experience
  • Project Administration BHP, Port Kembla (5 years)
  • International Markets Coordinator Bluescope Steel, Port Kembla (4 years)
  • Member Services Officer (Pillar Administration), Coniston 12 months
Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Commerce (International Business) (UOW)
  • Certificate IV Small Business Management
  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment
  • Graduate Certificate (Business Coaching) (Sydney Business School, UOW)
  • Graduate Certificate (Adult and Vocational Education) (Charles Sturt University)

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GrahamBusiness/Management Trainer (at APC since 2009)

Industry Experience
  • Vocational Trainer (10 years)
  • Small business owner (2 years)
  • Marketing Coordinator (2 years)
  • Retail industry (5 years)
Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Commerce Degree (ITC and Law)
  • Diploma of Business
  • Diploma of Management
  • Diploma of Project Management
  • Cert IV in Assessment and Workplace Training
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment

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AbhaVET Assistant Academic Coordinator, Business/Management trainer (at APC since 2013)

Industry Experience
  • Transformation Redefined Recruitment Coaching & Consulting
  • Lecturer/ Tutor University of South Australia
  • Corporate Training
Qualifications
  • Master of Arts (1986, India)
  • Master of Business Administration (1985, India)
  • Adv Diploma of L&M (2016)
  • Adv Diploma of Marketing and Communication (2016)
  • Bachelor of Education (1995, India)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (2012 India)

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HenryVET Assistant Academic Coordinator, Project Management trainer (at APC since 2014)

Industry Experience
  • More than 30 years working in various organisations including NBNCo, Ericsson and Nokia in Business Planning/Strategy, Project Management, Finance, HR, Marketing, Accounting, Leadership.
Qualifications
  • Diploma In Technology (1976)
  • Diploma in Administration (1991)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (1980)