Advanced Diploma
of Business

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BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business

Training package

BSB Business Services Training Package


BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business

CRICOS Course Code: 087517G

Units of Competency

Total: 8 elective units  (This qualification has no CORE units)

Qualification details/ Course overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals with significant experience in a senior administrative role who are seeking to develop expertise across a wider range of business functions.
The qualification is suited to individuals who possess significant theoretical business skills and knowledge and wish to consolidate and build pathways to further educational or employment opportunities.

Job roles (examples only)

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. A possible job title relevant to this qualification is:

  • Senior Manager
  • Head Supervisor
  • Senior Administrator
  • Senior Executive

Pathways into the qualification

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:
No specific pathway, however Diploma of Business or similar recommended

Pathways from the qualification

Other Advanced Diploma or Graduate Certificate qualifications

Entry requirements

Though the training package does not stipulate any entry requirements, RTOXYZ uses the following criteria for entry into this qualification:

  • International students (if course offered in the future)
    • Aged 18
    • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent English proficiency
    • Completed high school, or equivalent

Qualification and recognition

Students who successfully complete this qualification will be awarded the nationally recognised BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business


This program requires the completion of 8 units of competency
Total: 8 elective units (6 elective units must be selected from the Electives list- as listed below)

BSBMKG605 Evaluate international marketing opportunities
BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan

Electives may be changed at any stage

Learning outcomes

  • Lead and manage business administration
  • Manage human resources strategic planning
  • Manage strategic and business planning
  • Understand and manage business finance
  • Advertising skills

Mode of delivery

Classroom based

Program delivery Classroom based

Delivery location: Address: 100 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley, Q 4006
Total course duration: up to 54 weeks (including holiday weeks)
Hours per week: 20 hours
Class timetable: Classes may be held between 9am-9pm, Monday- Saturday (excluding public holidays).  Students are advised of their class timetables at the beginning of each term.  See sample timetable below:


Sample timetable

5-week block
(7.5 hours)
Manage finances
Manage finances Manage finances Manage finances
(7.5 hours)
Develop a marketing plan
Develop a marketing plan
Develop a marketing plan
Develop a marketing plan
Wednesday (5 hours)
Manage finances Manage finances Develop a marketing plan

Teaching/learning resources

Students will have access to the following course materials:

  • Study Guides
  • Assessment packs
  • Power-point presentations
  • Online course content
  • Computers
  • Internet access
  • Links to external resources
  • Overhead projectors
  • Video camera for recording presentations (assessments)

Assessment methods

Assessments/Evidence-gathering techniques may include:

A. Role Play, Video recordings, Presentation and Discussion Forums
B. Oral – Questioning
C. Case study
D. Written assessments, Report, Essay, Research and Group Project


Nominal hours

400 hours

Term Dates

Please refer to ACTB Term Dates


Please refer to ACTB Fee Schedule