Diploma of Business (In School Program)
About this course
Look Now Training offers students in years 10, 11 and 12 the opportunity to gain a wide range of skills and knowledge for a successful career in business and expand potential professional and educational pathways.
A Diploma in Business can lead to employment as a Human Resources Officer, Executive Officer, Project Consultant, Administrator, Corporate Services Manager, Business Development Manager, or Project Coordinator.
Is this course right for you?
By completing the course in school, students gain an early understanding of the expectations and requirements of business, what it is like to study University type programs, as well as gaining a competitive advantage for tertiary entry.
The completed Diploma will boost your ATAR or equivalent ranking for tertiary course entry. The ATAR equivalent for the Diploma of Business is 82.
Universities and other institutions may grant also Recognition of Prior Learning credits for students that complete the Diploma of Business whilst at school.
In addition to gaining a nationally accredited qualification, the Diploma of Business School Program will provide students:
- an understanding of business functions such as economics, marketing, management principles, and customer service.
- specialised knowledge which includes communicating with influence, project work, workforce planning management, and business risk.
- skills relevant across a wide range of industries.
- high-level business capabilities that will enhance your career
The Diploma is completed within 24 months however the timeline for completion is flexible depending on student requirements. Dedicated students have completed the qualification in under 12 months.
The Diploma of Business in School program is delivered face-to-face at your school and is offered in class group and individual modes.
Online learning methodologies are utilised throughout the course.
Students have continuous access to their trainer throughout the course for support and advice.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However, before enrolling, your proficiency in language, literacy and numeracy will be assessed to determine what level of support you may need to assist you through your study program.
You will need to have access to a computer with an internet connection.
The successful achievement of this qualification requires completion of 8 elective units.
Manage Personal Work priorities and professional development
Lead and Manage Team Effectiveness
Identify and Evaluate Marketing Opportunities
Undertake Project Work
Manage Workforce Planning
Support the Recruitment, Selection and Induction of Staff
Skill and knowledge are assessed in a number of ways throughout the Diploma course including assignments, observation, written assessment, practical and class participation components.
University of Sunshine Coast Admission
By completing this qualification whist in school, students can reduce their university studies by one year. Look Now Training has a verified pathway with USC that confirms 8 courses of credit completion for the Diploma of Business, which is equivalent to a full year of study for their Bachelor of Business program, including BBus (IB), BBus (Mgt), BBus (HRM) and BBus (Marketing).
Aternatively, a Diploma in Business can lead to employment as a:
Human Resources Officer
Corporate Services Manager
Business Development Manager
Business Sales Team Leader
2020 Course Price
$4250 per student (individual or up to group of 3 students)
$3700 per student (group size 4-10 students)
$3500 per student (group size 11+ students).