Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

BSB60120
Advanced Diploma of
Leadership and Management

Key facts
CRICOS course code: 097575C

Intake dates
2021-2022


18/10/2021
22/11/2021
17/01/2022
21/02/2022
18/04/2022
23/05/2022
18/07/2022
22/08/2022
17/10/2022
21/11/2022

Course duration
5 terms (62 weeks) including 12 weeks holiday

Study load
14 hours of live lessons and 6 hours of self-directed study per week

Class times
Day
Evening

Course fees (AUD$)

Enrolment fee: $200

Tuition fees
Per term: $2,500
Total tuition fee: $12,500

Material fees: $200

* All courses and prices are subject to change without notice, and courses are offered subject to availability.

About this course

If you are a business professional looking to expand your leadership and management knowledge, then the advanced diploma is the course for you.

Our Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management is designed to teach you modern and practical management concepts that can be applied in the workplace of today. It will also equip you with the skills you need to successfully lead and manage a team – in Australia and beyond.

Covering a range of subjects, this course is the perfect way to expand your expertise… and open opportunities for further study.

What you will learn

Through this Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, you will learn how to:

Use initiative and judgement to plan and implement strategic leadership and management functions

Use cognition and communication skills to identify and analyse information from a number of sources

Effectively teach others

Use creative and conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives

Solve complex problems

Manage change, finances and operations effectively

Develop marketing plans and objectives

What you will need

Through this course, you will need to have:

Access to a computer or tablet to use in class and at home

Access to a fast Internet connection

A Unique Student Identifier (USI)*

*What is a USI?

Entry requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed the equivalent of Year 12
  • Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB Training Package (current or superseded equivalent versions).

    or

    Have two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an organisation.

  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old) or able to demonstrate competence through documented evidence of the following:
    • Educated for 5 years in an English speaking country; or
    • Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
    • Successful completion of an English Placement Test through our partner college, Universal English College (UEC)
  • Access to a laptop or tablet for home and classroom use with Microsoft Office software or equivalent

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL may be accepted. 

Resource requirements

Course fees do not include computer software or textbooks, which are to be purchased at the student’s own cost. Non-payment of course fees may result in cancellation of enrolment.

  • Leadership and Management: Theory and Practice 7th Edition, Kris Cole

Cengage Learning: www.cengage.com.au

Check the publisher’s website for current pricing

This textbook may be purchased by students through Cengage Learning or any other bookshops or online providers that offer this publication.

Students must also supply their own laptop with Microsoft Office software e.g. Office 365 Personal that includes Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Publisher.

Course units

You will need to successfully complete 10 units, 5 core [c] and 5 elective [e], to get this advanced diploma.

  • BSBLDR601 – Lead and manage organisational change [c]
  • BSBSTR601 – Manage innovation and continuous improvement [c]
  • PSPMGT006 – Develop a business case [e]
  • BSBOPS504 – Manage business risk [e]
  • BSBSTR602 – Develop organisational strategies [e]
  • BSBLDR602 – Provide leadership across the organisation [c]
  • BSBHRM614 – Contribute to strategic workforce planning [e]
  • BSBMKG623 – Develop marketing plans [e]
  • BSBCRT611 – Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving [c]
  • BSBOPS601 – Develop and implement business plans [c]

Course delivery and assessments

A blended course which combines face to face and online learning and delivery.

At Ambridge, we teach you through a variety of ways, including lectures, workshops, individual feedback sessions and study support groups.

We also use case studies, presentations, reports, group tasks, direct observation, practical projects and more to assess your progress.

Careers you can pursue

After graduating from the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, there are a number of career options open to you, including:

  • Business Analyst
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Executive Director
  • Senior Executive
  • General Manager

Course credit

Have you completed any courses that are the same as the units offered by Ambridge? Then you may be eligible for Credit Transfer (CT) or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

RPL accounts for the skills and knowledge you have gained through work and life experiences, while CT recognises formal training you have already completed – and is only available for Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) awards.

You must apply during the application process and prior to commencement of study, otherwise your application will not be considered. Please get in touch to find out more.

Certification

Students who successfully complete this course will be issued with the AQF qualification (Australian Qualifications Framework) BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Students who partially complete this course (a minimum of one unit of competency) will be issued with a Statement of Attainment from BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification for the unit/s of competency successfully completed.

Further study

Ambridge Advanced Diploma qualification will give students credit on courses at the following institutions in Australia:

  • Southern Cross University
  • Torrens University
  • University of Wollongong

For more details visit Further Study Partners page.

Intake and term dates

2021

Term/Break Term dates duration Intake dates
Term 3 19 July – 24 September 2021 10 weeks 19 July, 21 August
Break 27 September – 15 October 2 weeks
Term 4 18 October – 23 December 2021 10 weeks 18 October, 22 November
Break 27 December – 14 January 2022 3 weeks

2022

Term/Break Term dates duration Intake dates
Term 1 17 January – 25 March 2022 10 weeks 17 January, 21 February
Break 28 March – 15 April 2 weeks
Term 2 18 April – 24 June 2022 10 weeks 18 April, 23 May
Break 27 June – 15 July 2 weeks
Term 3 18 July – 23 September 2022 10 weeks 18 July, 22 August
Break 26 September – 14 October 2 weeks
Term 4 17 October – 23 December 2022 10 weeks 17 October, 21 November
Break 26 December – 13 January 2023 2 weeks

2023

Term/Break Term dates duration Intake dates
Term 1 16 January – 24 March 2023 10 weeks 16 January, 20 February
Break 27 March – 14 April 2 weeks
Term 2 17 April – 23 June 2023 10 weeks 17 April, 22 May
Break 26 June – 14 July 2 weeks
Term 3 17 July – 22 September 2023 10 weeks 17 July, 21 August
Break 25 September – 13 October 2 weeks
Term 4 16 October – 22 December 2023 10 weeks 16 October, 20 November
Break 25 December – 12 January 2024 2 weeks

Please note study periods are usually 10 weeks, however due to Public Holidays, the length of study and holiday periods may vary. Please refer carefully to the dates above and refer to additional information provided in class for scheduled classes due to public holidays.

Ambridge Institute is responsible for the quality of the training and assessment and compliance and for the issuance of the AQF certification documents.

Ambridge Institute recognises AQF certification issued by other Registered Training Organisations (RTO).

Key facts
CRICOS course code: 097575C

Intake dates
2021-2022


18/10/2021
22/11/2021
17/01/2022
21/02/2022
18/04/2022
23/05/2022
18/07/2022
22/08/2022
17/10/2022
21/11/2022

Course duration
5 terms (62 weeks) including 12 weeks holiday

Study load
14 hours of live lessons and 6 hours of self-directed study per week

Class times
Day
Evening

Course fees (AUD$)

Enrolment fee: $200

Tuition fees
Per term: $2,500
Total tuition fee: $12,500

Material fees: $200

* All courses and prices are subject to change without notice, and courses are offered subject to availability.

Ambridge Institute