Redefine your career in business with this high-level double diploma and gain the advanced skills and specialised knowledge needed to work across a variety of purchasing, human resources, management, marketing, and other business roles.
BSB50215 / BSB51515 Diploma of Business / Diploma of Purchasing
Redefine your career in business with this high-level double diploma and gain the advanced skills and specialised knowledge needed to work across a variety of purchasing, human resources, management, marketing and other business roles. Demand for skilled workers in this industry is set to increase with more than 50,000 job openings expected over the next five years.
You will learn how to manage budgets, financial plans, e-business solutions, work priorities, professional development, recruitment and induction processes. You will also develop advanced skills in managing supply chains, supplier relationships, and purchasing strategies. Our experienced teachers focus on delivering practical skills, real-world experience, and industry relevance.
Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to seek work as a purchasing officer, office manager, business administration manager, supervisor, or human resources or marketing professional.
Take advantage of our double award offerings and get two qualifications instead of one. In most cases you will only need to complete a few additional units to qualify for the second diploma. Save time, enhance your job prospects, and add value to your skill set with a double award in purchasing and business.
Your years of industry experience count for something. With our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) we can help you fill in your gaps in knowledge to upgrade or gain your qualifications faster.
The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 6 elective units from the list below.
|UNIT CODE||UNIT NAME|
||Manage personal work priorities and professional development|
||Undertake project work|
||Establish and adjust the marketing mix|
||Manage budgets and financial plans|
||Investigate and design e-business solutions|
||Manage recruitment selection and induction processes|
Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.
If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.Learn more about university pathways
No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, get in touch. We're here to help.
Applying for a course does not guarantee you a place in that course. Your place is only guaranteed once you enrol into units. Enrolling means that you are committing yourself to study, and to paying the associated fees. The tuition fees and applicable charges are required to be paid at enrolment or by scheduled instalment dates either by yourself, a nominated third party (e.g. your employer), or as identified within a contract for delivery of TAFE Queensland training.
This is an interest-free personal loan from the Australian Government that provides eligible students access to capped funding to help pay for their studies.
If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.
Entry into the accelerated program is via an application process. It is recommended that you have 5 years work experience preferably in the areas of business and have an understanding of issues relevant to medium and large organisations.
Study Abroad: TAFE Queensland Brisbane students have the opportunity to travel to locations across the globe as part of their studies in selected courses. Studying abroad provides students with the chance to immerse themselves in different cultures, as well as develop their skills and network with professionals in their chosen industry. For further information, please visit the Study Abroad webpage.
Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.
All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.
You can apply to study this course through the Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre (QTAC). You will need to submit your application on the QTAC website. It will be assessed, and if you are successful you will receive an offer directly through QTAC. You will need to accept your offer from QTAC before enrolling with TAFE Queensland.
Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.