BSB50120 Diploma of Business

The BSB50120 Diploma of Business will provide you with the knowledge to take your business skills to the next level.

Whether you are looking to establish a career in the business world or you are looking to articulate your qualification towards a university degree, the diploma of business will provide you with a broad and holistic understanding of the business foundations.

By covering a variety of study areas including; marketing, human resources, accounting, banking and retail, this course will give you the skills and knowledge to pursue a huge variety of employment options.

Fees and Dates

Entry Requirements

Delivery Mode


Career Opportunities

Price 2022
Fee for Service: $6,900
Vet Student Loan: $8,280

Unit of Study Code Study Period Length (Weeks) Tuition Fee / VSL
DBUS20221 Semester 1 13 $2,070
DBUS20222 Semester 2 13 $2,070
DBUS20223 Semester 3 13 $2,070
DBUS20224 Semester 4 13 $2,070
    Total: 52 weeks Total: $8,280

*VET Student Loan: A VET Student Loan is available for some or all of the fees in this course. A VET Student Loan is only available to students who meet the eligibility requirements and will not be approved for students who do not meet these requirements. For students accessing VSL, a 20% Government Loan Fee applies. The VET Student Loan Cap for this course is $10,717. Prices for Australian residents only. International students, please refer to

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Duration: 12 Months

  • Minimum Year 11 or equivalent, plus basic computer skills and knowledge of internet use.
  • For students accessing VSL – Year 12 certificate, a Certificate IV or higher, or a competent result in a Government approved LLN reading and numeracy test, or an International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB) diploma.

  • Online/ Virtual Classrooms (monthly intakes) 
    • using iLearn, our 24/7 learner management system. Using iLearn, students can engage with learning at their own speed, in their own time from the comfort of their home.

Student Support Services

  • Dedicated Trainers to help with training and assessment
  • Access to iLearn – our 24/7 learning management system
  • 24/7 access to online learning and assessment materials that comprise recorded lectures, interactive digital resources eBooks, PowerPoint’s and video links.
  • Opportunities to collaborate online with Trainers, industry experts and peers
  • Free state of the art Language Literacy and Numeracy tools
  • Mentoring and job placement assistance

Employment Assistance
As a Sarina Russo Institute student, you are entitled to our FREE employment assistance, which provides mentoring, employment workshops and job placement service.

Uses a staggered assessment schedule with a range of methodologies such as:

  • Real-world projects
  • Simulated workplace case studies
  • Portfolios of authentic work samples
  • Presentations

BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
BSBOPS501 Manage business resources
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBHRM525 Manage recruitment and onboarding
BSBPMG430 Undertake project work
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
BSBMKG542 Establish and monitor the marketing mix
BSBOPS505 Manage organisational customer service

All courses are subject to change and availability.

Assessment Methodology
Uses a staggered assessment schedule with a range of methodologies such as:

  • Real-world projects
  • Simulated workplace case studies
  • Portfolios of authentic work samples
  • Presentations
  • Executive Officer
  • Program Consultant
  • Program Coordinator
  • Business Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Business Supervisor

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