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Leaders aren’t born, they’re made

Develop key leadership skills in strategic and business planning, people development, change management and organisational innovation, and learn how to better manage risk and understand budgeting and financial management. Our industry-experienced, expert teachers will help you develop a broad range of work-ready skills. This dual qualification will provide you with the business acumen, leadership, people and management skills to perform a number of management and Executive assistant-level positions within the corporate world. Course details

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Cairns, South Bank

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Diego Rios

Diploma of Business and Commerce

The teachers here are awesome. They’ve actually worked in the industries they teach, so they’re willing to share with us all the knowledge they’ve gained through the years. I would recommend TAFE as a place where you can get a lot of skills and knowledge. I‘ve learned so much here and I think it will definitely help me in the future.

Diego Rios
Diploma of Business and Commerce
TAFE Queensland Gold Coast



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Wah Yudi, Diploma of Hospitality

After travelling throughout Australia Wah decided to settle in what he considers Australia’s most liveable city, Brisbane. After pursuing his love of hospitality at TAFE Queensland he plans on returning to Bali to run his own café and share the knowledge he’s learnt with others.

A career that makes good business sense

Develop a broad understanding of the dynamics and principles underlying effective business operations, or focus your studies in the core business fields of accounting or marketing. Accounting students will graduate with the qualifications needed for BAS Agent registration, while marketing students will learn how to develop promotional campaigns for new products.

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Lisa, Diploma of Nursing

Lisa decided to follow in the footsteps of her sister to become a nurse. Once she completes her nursing diploma at TAFE Queensland North, Lisa plans on working as an Enrolled Nurse while completing her Bachelor of Nursing to become a fully qualified Registered Nurse.

Key dates

Provider CRICOS/RTO Code Program CRICOS Code Location Workload Delivery Key Date

TAFE Queensland Brisbane

CRICOS 03020E | RTO 0275

087229D
089651G
South Bank Full Time Classroom 10/07/2017
29/01/2018
09/07/2018
29/01/2019
08/07/2019
28/01/2020

TAFE Queensland North

CRICOS 02012B | RTO 0542

087165D
091801B
Cairns Full Time Classroom 10/07/2017
29/01/2018
16/07/2018
04/02/2019
15/07/2019
03/02/2020

Entry requirements

  • English Language Proficiency: IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other - For a list of all English Language test accepted by TAFE Queensland International
  • Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion. For more information on the international education achievement levels equivalent to Year 10 and 12.

Students should be a minimum of 18 years of age. Student visa applicants under the age of 18 will be accepted where they demonstrate that they will be accompanied by a parent, legal custodian or a suitable relative who is aged 21 or over. This arrangement requires the approval of the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.  For more information visit Department of Immigration and Border Protection - Welfare Requirements For Student Visa Applicants Under 18.

Location/s

Cairns
Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets
Manunda QLD 4870

South Bank
Ernest Street
South Brisbane QLD 4101

Resources required

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Courses may require different resources, depending on your study location.

Timetable

Timetables may be available online or may be provided to you at your program orientation.

Your timetable may change every semester and you must be able to manage your commitments to ensure attendance at all your classes.

Timetables will be different across TAFE Queensland locations. This is an example of what a course timetable could look like -  

Monday and Tuesday 8.00 am - 4.45 pm and Wednesday 8.00 am - 12.00 pm.

Or

Wednesday and Thursday 8.00 am - 4.45 pm and Friday 8.00 am - 12.00 pm.

Placement

Some qualifications require students to participate in vocational placement to successfully complete and achieve their TAFE Queensland award. If vocational placement is a course requirement it will be organised by your School/Faculty and you will be provided with all the information you need to prepare. Remember you are responsible for ensuring you have met all the requirements to participate in vocational placement.

Confidentiality
During these placements, you may become familiar with information that is confidential to that workplace (for example financial or business affairs, personal affairs and family background of staff and clients, technical information, trade secrets, know-how, formulae, processes, ideas, and inventions). You must not divulge any confidential information that you become aware of during a placement. Breaches of confidentiality will be considered to be acts of behavioural misconduct and may result in disciplinary action.

Units

Diploma of Business:

To achieve this qualification you will need to complete 8 units:
Core Competencies: This Diploma has no core units
Elective Competencies: 8

Diploma of Leadership and Management:

To achieve this qualification you will need to complete 12 units:
Core Competencies: 4
Elective Competencies: 8

TAFE Queensland International

Core Units
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness Core
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships Core
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan Core
BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence Core

TAFE Queensland Brisbane

Electives Units
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
BSBRSK501 Manage risk Elective
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work Elective
BSBADM502 Manage meetings Elective
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development Elective
BSBHRM506 Manage recruitment selection and induction processes Elective
BSBHRM507 Manage separation or termination Elective
BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix Elective
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service Elective
BSBEBU501 Investigate and design e-business solutions Elective
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance Elective

TAFE Queensland North

Elective Units
UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work Elective
BSBRSK501 Manage risk Elective
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance Elective
BSBADM504 Plan and implement administrative systems Elective
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability Elective
BSBMKG502 Establish and adjust the marketing mix Elective
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service Elective
BSBADM502 Manage meetings Elective

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

The course cost indicated is for students on an international student visa. If you are visiting Australia on a non-student visa, (e.g.  partner visa, working holiday, employer sponsor etc.) please contact us directly for the price applicable to you.

Costs

Location Cost Duration
South Bank, Brisbane    
Diploma of Business $8,000 6 Months
Diploma of Leadership and Management $8,000 6 Months
     
Cairns, North    
Diploma of Business $8,000 6 Months
Diploma of Leadership and Management $8,000 6 Months

Additional costs

Any required textbooks/workbooks for the program must be purchased by the student at an are an approximate cost of $350.

Outcome

BSB50215, BSB51915 Diploma of Business / Diploma of Leadership and Management

Job prospects

  • Business Manager
  • Manager/Assistant Manager
  • Office Administrator
  • Business Manager - Management
  • Managers
  • Office Manager

Diego Rios

Diploma of Business and Commerce

The teachers here are awesome. They’ve actually worked in the industries they teach, so they’re willing to share with us all the knowledge they’ve gained through the years. I would recommend TAFE as a place where you can get a lot of skills and knowledge. I‘ve learned so much here and I think it will definitely help me in the future.

Diego Rios
Diploma of Business and Commerce
TAFE Queensland Gold Coast

Apply now

Applying to TAFE Queensland International is easy. You can submit an application at any time, but get in early as positions are limited!
Before you apply, make sure that you check that you meet the specific academic and language requirements for your chosen course.
The application process

To support your application, please supply your supporting documents.
These include:

Read the student rules and refund policy.

Enrolment

If your application is successful, we will send you an Offer of Place letter. To accept it and secure your place in your chosen program, you will need to:

After you have accepted your Offer of Place, you will receive your Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) and with your CoE you can apply for your student visa. You will need to arrange your student visa before you come to Australia.

Please note that International Orientation day is compulsory. Students must attend the International Orientation Day before commencing their studies with TAFE Queensland.

Orientation

At the beginning of each semester orientation events are hosted across TAFE Queensland locations.

TAFE Queensland recommends you arrive two weeks prior to your course start date to allow time to organise and settle into your accommodation and prepare for your studies.

International Orientation which is usually conducted the week before study commences will help answer many of your questions about studying with TAFE Queensland. This comprehensive orientation covers many important topics including

  • Living in Queensland and understanding our Australian culture

  • Accommodation

  • Banking

  • Transport

  • Student safety

  • Learning support

  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), insurance and medical needs

  • Student Support Services at TAFE Queensland Brisbane

Program specific orientations are also conducted one week prior to the start of study. This is an opportunity for you to meet your teachers and classmates, get to know your campus, and familiarise yourself with your study schedule.

International Orientation details are emailed to you prior to commencing your studies or they can be accessed via the Orientation Schedule.

Last updated on 20 March 2017

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