Advanced Diploma of
Program Management

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BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management

CRICOS Course Code: 105027E

Units of Competency
Total: 12 units (4 core and 8 Elective units)
Qualification details/ Course overview
Qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in program management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. Job roles that relate to this qualification include Program Manager.
Individuals in these roles are responsible for managing or directing a program to achieve organisational objectives. A program is defined as a set of interrelated projects, each of which has a project manager.
Job roles

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

  • Executive Manager
  • Executive Director
  • Manager HR
Pathways into the qualification

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

Pathways from the qualification

Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, and Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning).

Entry requirements

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

  • International students (if course offered in the future)
  • Age 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 BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management.

This program requires the completion of 12 units of competency
Total: 12 units (4 core units and 8 elective units)
Course Code Title Core/Elective*
BSBPMG630 Enable Program Execution Core
BSBPMG634 Facilitate Stakeholder Engagement Core
BSBPMG635 Implement Program Governance Core
BSBPMG636 Manage Benefits Core
BSBFIN601 Manage Organisational Finances Elective
BSBINS601 Manage Knowledge and Information Elective
BSBLDR601 Lead and Manage Organisational Change Elective
BSBPEF502 Develop and Use Emotional Intelligence Elective
BSBPMG633 Provide Leadership for the Program Elective
BSBSTR601 Manage Innovation and Continuous Improvement Elective
BSBSUS601 Lead Corporate Social Responsibility Elective
BSBCRT611 Apply Critical Thinking for Complex Problem Solving Elective

*Electives may be changed at any stage at the discretion of the College.

Mode of delivery

Classroom based

Program delivery (Classroom based)
Total course duration: 54 weeks (including up to 14 weeks of holidays)
Number of 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.
Delivery location: BRISBANE CAMPUS — 100 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006

SUNSHINE COAST CAMPUS — 18-22 First Avenue, Maroochydore QLD 4558

Sample timetable
5-week block
(7.5 hours)
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(7.5 hours)
Manage people performance
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Saturday (6 hours)
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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

Students may be required to submit video presentations and third party reports to authenticate some of their practical work. They may also be required to participate in an oral interview at their course end of the course.

Nominal hours

400 hours

Term Dates

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