Diploma of Business Studies

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Vocational Education and Training (VET)
CRICOS: 00219C

The Diploma of Business Studies course is designed to provide you with foundation skills in business and management. The course equips you with knowledge and skills required in business accounting, analytics, economics, legal issues in business, management and marketing; plus the opportunity to explore human resource management, property or financial planning. The course includes seven core units of study and one elective unit which provides you with foundation skills to either undertake further study in a business related bachelor degree or enter into employment. Successful completion of the diploma will provide opportunity for you to receive credit for eight units of study in the Bachelor of Business. You have the option to pathway into the second year of the Bachelor of Business degree or enter into employment. The course provides opportunity for you to undertake part time or online study while balancing your personal and professional commitments.

Structure

8 units (48 credit points)

Subjects

  • Business studies

Standard entry requirements

  • ATAR/SR:52If you were not born in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa or United States of America, you are required to meet the English Language Proficiency requirements set by the University.Applicants are required to provide evidence of completion of:a secondary qualification (Year 11 and 12, or equivalent), ortertiary diploma level qualification, orbachelor level qualification study for a period of at least 2 years fulltime with a minimum overall GPA 4.0 completed within Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, South Africa, Ireland, or United States of America, which will meet the English proficiency.If you do not satisfy any of the above you will need to undertake an English language proficiency test and achieve the following scores :An International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic) overall band score of at least 5.5 overall with a minimum 5.0 in each subset
  • OrTest of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - Requires 550 or better overall and minimum TWE score of 4.5 (Paper Based Test), or 65 or better overall and no score less than 15 (Internet Based Test)
  • OrAn Occupational English Test with Grades A or B only in each of the four components
  • OrCambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) - Overall test score of 162 (with no individual band score of less than 154).
  • OrCambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) - Overall test score of 162 (with no individual band score of less than 154).
  • OrCombined Universities Language Test (CULT) - 70% with no individual component score of less than 15.English test results remain valid for no more than two years between final examination date and the date of commencement of study, and must appear on a single result certificate.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
CQUniversity Brisbane International: $35,040 Yes
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
CQUniversity Melbourne International: $35,040 No
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
CQUniversity Sydney International: $35,040 No
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 2 years
Online Study International: $35,040 Yes
  • Part-time : 2 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 1 year

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