BSB60215 Advanced Diploma in Business

Qualification Description

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.

Course Duration/Fees

Full time: Total: 52 weeks (46 study weeks +6 weeks term break) - 4 Terms
Tuition Fees: 5 x AUD$1,700.00 Total AUD$8,500.00
Application Fees: AUD$ 250.00 (applicable on new enrolments only, once off fee)
Resources Fee: AUD$ 500.00

The delivery methods for this course include

  • Face-to-face classroom-based structured learning.
  • Simulated business environment
  • E-learning (Not more than 25% of the course)
  • Students will be required to bring their device (BYOD – bring your own device) - for further details regarding the BYOD policy visit: Policies

Entry Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or over
  • Completed Year 12 (or equivalent)
  • Minimum 5.5 IELTS score & above or equivalent.

(Those students who do not meet the minimum English requirement will need to package this program with an English Course before proceeding to this qualification).


Monthly intakes available. Please Contact us for more details.

Course Content

BSBADV605 Evaluate campaign effectiveness
BSBADV604 Execute an advertising campaign
BSBHRM602Manage human resources strategic planning
BSBMGT615 Contribute to organization development
BSBMKG607 Manage market research
BSBMKG605 Evaluate international marketing opportunities
BSBADV602 Develop an advertising campaign
BSBMKG609 Develop a marketing plan


All units of competence will be assessed using a selection of tools (Portfolios, Reports, Role-plays, Practical observations, Case studies, Questioning, Simulation activities, and knowledge-based test)

Recognition of Prior Learning

An application can be made for RPL when the learner believes that they have already attained the necessary skills and competencies elsewhere (Work, other study etc.). An RPL application form is available from the reception upon request or on the college website (

Students will be required to provide documentation to support their application. The application will be processed and an assessment made in accordance with the KCBT RPL and mutual recognition Policy and Procedure.

Credit Transfer

Learners, who can demonstrate they already hold any of the Units of Competency specified above, may be eligible to receive a credit transfer for those units. They will need to submit a verified Certificate or Statement of Attainment issued by a RTO for recognition purposes.

Please complete RPL or Credit Transfer or Exemption Form ( and attach detailed documents of your relevant experience / study, completed academic transcripts and official unit description(s) to your application.

For all credit transfer request, student is required to authenticate the information by allowing Keystone College of Business and Technology – RTO Code - 41183 to access the USI transcript online to confirm the validity of the old transcripts. For more information on how to enable Keystone College of Business and Technology, RTO Code – 41183 to view your transcript, please watch this video

Learners who are awarded a credit transfer will be exempted from completing those units at KCBT

Study Pathway and Career Opportunities

Pathways into the qualification:

Preferred pathways for learners enrolling in the BSB60215 Advanced Diploma in Business include:

  • BSB50215 Diploma of Business
  • BSB50415 Diploma of Business Administration.
  • Other relevant qualifications/Industry experience
  • Completed Year 12 (or equivalent)
  • Relevant vocational experience

Pathways from this qualification

Exit Points
  • Units of Competency are delivered as standalone sections of the course, allowing enough evidence to be gathered and enable assessors to make a competency judgement. If you cannot complete all the Units of Competency required to be awarded this qualification, you will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the individual units, for which you were assessed as competent.
  • Upon successful completion of the full qualification.
After achieving the BSB60215 Advanced Diploma in Business, learners may undertake other Advanced Diploma qualifications or Higher Education courses in a wider range of business functions.

Students may be able to receive credit transfer from some units based on this qualification.

KCBT policy prevents students under the age of 18 from registering in KCBT courses or programs.

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