Course Overview

This qualification is suited to those who wish to further their knowledge in the wide world of business can enhance their skillset through our Advanced Diploma of Business. This course will cover units that address the financial, marketing, policy, and organisational development aspects of a business, equipping you with greater knowledge to successfully pursue opportunities in this field.

Course Structure
You must achieve competency in 8 elective units that are preselected by FTI to obtain this qualification.

Unit code Unit name Core/Elective
BSBHRM602 Manage human resources strategic planning Elective
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change Elective
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan Elective
BSBFIM601 Manage finances Elective
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability Elective
BSBMKG603 Manage the marketing process Elective
BSBRSK501 Manage risk Elective
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement Elective

Assessment method

Assessments will be conducted through a combination of questioning, case studies, reports, role-plays, and demonstrations.

Recognition of Prior Learning

We offer everyone the opportunity to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) at enrolment. Students may be granted credit or partial credit in recognition of skills and knowledge gained through work experience, life experience and/or prior training.


Upon successful completion of BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business, you may pursue a pathway to university. University pathways are current at the time of publishing but are subject to change.

Study Location

Level 8, 131 Queen Street, Melbourne 3000

Quick Facts

Course name: Advanced Diploma of Business
National Code: BSB60215
CRICOS Course Code: 099046A
Duration: 52 weeks

  • 40 weeks study
  • 12 weeks break

Study mode: face to face, 20 hours per week
Fees: View course fees
Download: course Flyer

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Must have completed equivalent to Australian year 12
  • IELTS band 5.5 (with no individual band below 5.0) or equivalent

Career outcomes

  • Small Business Owner
  • General Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Executive Manager

Intake Dates

2020 2021 2022
Jan 27 25 24
Mar 09 15 07
Apr 20 19 18
May 31 23
Jun 1
Jul 13 12 11
Aug 17 16 22
Oct 05 04 03
Nov 09 08 07

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