BSB60215 – Advanced Diploma in Business

Course Description

KCBT – helping students develop expertise across a wide range of business functions with our BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business.

Do you have an existing job and/or experience in business or marketing? Do you want to boost your career prospects and increase your job opportunities and earning potential? Why not consider enrolling for an Advanced Diploma of Business. Enrol online and take that first step with Keystone College of Business & Technology (KCBT).

If you are considering furthering your education or want to upskill yourself, we offer a range of international business courses at our brand new Perth campus. Our lecturers are highly qualified and experienced, and we offer innovative learning methods to make these courses more interesting. We offer a more practical way of learning with simulated workplace exercises designed to give you first-hand experience of real life situations.

Advanced Diplomas

Our BSB60215 Advanced Diploma of Business is both popular course which offer you a variety of options after graduation. The course is designed for people with existing jobs or substantial business experience, but will also be suitable for those displaying an attitude for a higher education in business. You will graduate with a range of new skills and the confidence to go out there and find challenging, interesting and financially rewarding jobs.

Course Description

These courses are suitable for individuals with substantial experience in senior administrative roles who want to broaden their expertise across a wider range of business functions.

The qualification is also designed for those candidates who possess significant theoretical business skills and knowledge, and wish to consolidate these and build pathways to further educational or employment opportunities.

Course Duration/Mode/Fees

Full time: Total: 52 weeks (46 study weeks +6 weeks break) (1 year) - 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 learning.
  • Structured learning activities
  • Online (Not more than 33% of the course)

Entry Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or over
  • Completed Year 12 (or equivalent)
  • International students only must meet:

    • 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 the Advanced Diploma of Business).


Monthly intakes available. Please contact Enrolment 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 written tests)

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 Learner Administration Services upon request.

The learner 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 AQF recognition Policy and Procedure

Credit Transfer

Students who can prove that 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.

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 Advanced Diploma of Business include:

  • BSB50215 Diploma of Business
  • BSB50415 Diploma of Business Administration.

Pathways from this Qualification

Exit Points
  • Units of Competency are delivered as standalone sections of the course, allowing enough evidence to be gathered to enable the Assessors to make a competency judgement. Should a learner not be able to complete all the Units of Competency required to be awarded this qualification they will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the individual Units for which they have been assessed as competent.
  • Upon successful completion of the full program.
After achieving the Advanced Diploma of Business, learners may undertake other Advanced Diploma qualifications or HigherEducation courses in a wider range of business functions.

Students may be able to receive exemptions from some subjects based on this qualification.

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

Educate and empower yourself and reach your potential with an advanced diploma from Keystone College in Perth. Meet students from around the world and enjoy the amazing Perth lifestyle. Contact ustoday for more information or apply online.