Business

Course/s

Certificate III in Business
CRICOS: 086804G | National ID: BSB30115

Certificate IV in Business
CRICOS: 086874E | National ID: BSB40215

Diploma of Business
CRICOS: 087140B | National ID: BSB50215

Advanced Diploma of Business
CRICOS: 087457C | National ID: BSB60215

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Duration

TOTAL CIT PACKAGE: 2 years
Certificate III: 6 months | Certificate IV: 6 months | Diploma: 6 months | Advanced Diploma: 6 months

Intake

Semester 1 (February) and Semester 2 (July) 2018

Semester 1 (February) and Semester 2 (July) 2019

Campus

CIT Reid

Tuition Fees

2017*: Semester 1 - $6,250 | Semester 2 - $6,250
2018*: Semester 1 - $6,450 | Semester 2 - $6,450
2019*: Semester 1 - $6,650 | Semester 2 - $6,650

*Please note - Course fees are listed in $AUD and are based on a semester rate. Total course cost will vary depending on semester start date. Small fee increases happen annually in line with CIT’s fee pricing review. 2018 and 2019 fees subject to change.

Overview

The world is full of business opportunities, but are you ready to seize them? Our Certificate III program will equip you with basic computing and office skills needed for entry into many administrative and office positions whilst providing a solid grounding to step up to a more advanced course.

The Certificate IV program provides the skills and knowledge required to navigate many exciting business environments such as the fields of management, finance, marketing and human resources.

For those seeking more in-depth knowledge of business functions, the Diploma qualification will equip you to perform tasks such as creating Marketing and Human Resources plans, managing risk and developing policy.

The popular Advanced Diploma qualification is calibrated for individuals who already have a strong grasp of theoretical business skills and knowledge, and will unleash your leadership potential and unlock the skills that you need to achieve superior business outcomes in the areas of managing change, contributing to marketing plans and managing finances.

Students studying the Diploma of Business, Leadership and Management or Human Resources will undertake a 30 hour work placement as part of their studies. This will provide opportunity to develop skills and knowledge in an Australian work setting and applied learning environment.

Entry Requirements

ACT Senior Secondary Certificate or equivalent | Students must also meet one of the following English requirements: IELTS 5.5 (no band score less than 5.0) | TOEFL iBT – 46 | PTE Academic – 42 (minimum of 36 in each band) | TOEFL PBT – 527.

Extra Fees

Certificate III:
Textbooks: $200 approx

Certificate IV:
Textbooks: $200

Diploma:
Textbooks: $300

Advanced Diploma:
Textbooks: $300

Course Subjects

Certificate III in Business
CRICOS: 086804G | National ID: BSB30115
Core: complete all subjects

National ID Subject Name
BSBWHS302 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
BSBITU301 Create and use databases
BSBITU302 Create electronic presentations
BSBITU303 Design and produce text documents
BSBITU304 Produce spreadsheets
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
BSBITU309 Produce desktop published documents
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents
BSBITU203 Communicate electronically
BSBADM307 Organise schedules

Certificate IV in Business
CRICOS: 086874E | National ID: BSB40215
Complete 1 core subject

National ID Subject Name
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
Electives - complete all 5 subjects (not all electives will be available each semester)
National ID Subject Name
BSBFIA402 Report on financial activity
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
BSBMKG413 Promote products and services
BSBWRT401 Write complex documents
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
Other Electives - complete a maximum of 4 subjects (not all electives will be available each semester)
National ID Subject Name
BSBMGT402 Implement operational plan
BSBMKG402 Analyse consumer behaviour for specific markets
BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
BSBLDR401 Communicate effectively as a workplace leader
BSBSMB412 Introduce cloud computing into business operations

Diploma of Business
CRICOS: 087140B | National ID: BSB50215
Complete 8 subjects with no more than 3 from each group

Business Administration
National ID Subject Name
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
Marketing
National ID Subject Name
BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix
BSBMKG506 Plan market research
BSBMKG514 Implement and monitor marketing activities
BSBMKG515 Conduct a marketing audit
Human Resources
National ID Subject Name
BSBHRM501 Manage human resource services
BSBHRM513 Manage workforce planning
BSBHRM505 Manage remuneration and employee benefits
BSBHRM507 Manage separation or termination
BSBLED502 Manage programs that promote personal effectiveness
Management & Business
National ID Subject Name
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

Advanced Diploma of Business
CRICOS: 087457C | National ID: BSB60215
Complete all 6 core subjects

National ID Subject Name
BSBHRM602 Manage human resource strategic planning
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change
BSBMGT615 Contribute to organisation development
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan
BSBFIM601 Manage finances
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
Electives - complete a maximum of 2 subjects
National ID Subject Name
BSBMGT605 Provide leadership across the organisation
BSBDIV601 Develop and implement diversity policy
BSBMGT624 Develop and implement corporate social responsibility
BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan

Job Opportunities

Certificate III: Entry level administrative officer

Certificate IV: Business Operations & Development, Frontline Manager, Marketing Assistant

Diploma: Team leader, front line manager, executive officer

Advanced Diploma: Middle or senior manager, area manager, department manager, regional manager

Teaching Methods and Assessment

Study methods include structured classes supported by online resources and workshop delivery.

Assessment methods include projects, presentations, assignments and reports.

Pathways to Further Study

Students who successfully complete the Diploma of Business will receive 1 year towards Charles Sturt University's (CSU) Bachelor of Business Studies, delivered on CIT's Reid campus.

Students who successfully complete the Diploma of Business will receive 24 credit points (1 year) towards the following programs at University of Canberra (UC):

  • Bachelor of Accounting (182JA)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (761AA)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (762AA)
  • Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management (279JA)
  • Bachelor of Finance (184JA)
  • Bachelor of Human Resource Management (185JA)
  • Bachelor of International Business (186JA)
  • Bachelor of Management (394AA)
  • Bachelor of Marketing Management (187JA)
  • Bachelor of Arts (429AA)

Students are advised to speak directly with CSU or UC in relation to course choices and pathways.


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