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Advanced Diploma of Business
Advanced Diploma of Business

Advanced Diploma of Business

  • ID:APSI610004
  • Level:2-Year Higher/Advanced Diploma
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • Australian Professional Skills Institute is CRICOS registered (CRICOS Provider Code 03255G). All students must be over 18 years of age before they can commence this course at APSI.

  • For direct entry into Advanced Diploma level courses, students must have completed a minimum of Year 12 schooling or equivalent or to be a mature age student (20 years of age and above) with relevant work experience.

    • Students who have not completed Year 12 are permitted to study a certificate-level course at APSI prior to the diploma.

English Requirements

Students need to demonstrate they have proficiency in English before a place can be offered. If an international student does not have any current IELTS score or any recognised English language result, they are required to take an English language test administered by APSI*.

The minimum entry level of English proficiency for all APSI courses is the equivalent of Academic IELTS 5.5 with no individual band less than 5.0. English tests are only valid for 2 years.

The following English language tests are recognised and accepted by Australian Professional Skills Institute:

English Language Test Name and Scores, Entry level for APSI

  • IELTS (Academic) overall:  5.5,  with no individual band less than: 5.0

  • IELTS (General) overall: 6.0, with no individual band less than: 5.5

  • TOEFL paper based, 527

  • TOEFL internet based, 46

  • Cambridge English Advanced, 162

  • Pearson PTE Academic, 42

Course Information

Having a key role in your organisational workplace is a valuable tool, gaining an Advanced Diploma of Business at Australian Professional Skills Institute will provide you with additional support and or a place where you will gain up-to-date industry information.

Having the confidence to apply knowledge from the learnt skills and applying those into your workplace will benefit your personal growth and the organisation’s strategies from your valuable input.

The delivery of content from highly educated and professional trainers and assessors makes this an interesting and applicable course that you will feel empowers you to perform the necessary skills within your role as Supervisor, Team Leader or Middle Management within Business/Administration environments.

Here at Australian Professional Skills Institute we aim to accommodate different learner requirements so we also offer this course 100% online with E-learning*.

CRICOS Course Code: 106055D​

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Units of Competency

This course consists of 10 units of competence with 5 core unit and 5 elective units​ as listed below:

Core Units,  

  • Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving

  • Manage organisational finances

  • Develop and implement business plans

  • Lead corporate social responsibility

  • Review organisational digital strategy

Elective Units,  

  • Manage knowledge and information

  • Lead and manage organisational change

  • Manage innovation and continuous improvement

  • Communicate with influence

  • Provide leadership across the organisation

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Pre Courses

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Pathway Courses


APSI has a direct pathway to Edith Cowan University (ECU), which enables students to fast track their university degrees. Students who complete the Advanced Diploma of Business and who meet ECU admission requirements will be given advanced standing in Bachelor of Commerce with up to 120 credit points ( 1 year).

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

This qualification reflects a variety of Business Services job roles. Upon completion of this qualification, you may have general management accountabilities.

You will be able to carry out complex tasks in a specialist field of expertise. You may undertake technical research and analysis, and will often contribute to setting the strategic direction for a work area.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 530$ per year

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