Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

COURSE OVERVIEW

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters.

They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.

Location of Course Delivery

This course is delivered from Lonsdale Institute’s Melbourne and Sydney city campuses. Melbourne is located at 277 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria. Sydney is located at 72 Bathurst Street, Sydney, New South Wales.

Delivery Approach and Mode

This course delivery is interactive and team based, it provides for and encourages effective introspection and practical application through activities, workshops and directed research.

Course Duration

The course is 12 months long, having 40 weeks’ delivery in 10 week blocks with 2 week breaks – with an end of year break of 6 weeks.

Delivery and Assessment

Delivery and assessment are face to face, classroom based with a variety of methodologies applied, including group workshops, presentations and research reports.

Entry Requirements

Candidates may enter the qualification through entry points demonstrating potential to undertake vocational education and training at advanced diploma level, including:

> Certificate IV or above in a related business field

or

> Substantial vocational experience in a range of environments, acting in supervisor/middle management or management role; and

> Successful completion of 10 weeks of Business English or General English at Upper Intermediate level or IELTS (or equivalent) proficiency level of 5.5

Pathways

This qualification may lead to further studies at University level in Business and Leadership Management fields.

COURSE CODE: BSB61015 CRICOS Code: 093420K

Course Structure

To attain the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, competency in the following 12 units must be achieved:

UNIT NO.

UNIT CODE

UNIT NAME

CORE OR ELECTIVE

1
BSBFIM601
Manage finances
Core
2
BSBINN601
Lead and manage organisational change
Core
3
BSBMGT605
Provide leadership across the organisation
Core
4
BSBMGT617
Develop and implement a business plan
Core
5
BSBCUE604
Develop and maintain a service level strategy
Elective
6
BSBMGT619
Identify and implement business innovation
Elective
7
BSBHRM604
Manage employee relations
Elective
8
BSBMGT623
Monitor corporate governance activities
Elective
9
BSBMGT616
Develop and implement strategic plans
Elective
10
BSBMGT608
Manage innovation and continuous improvement
Elective
11
BSBMKG609
Develop a marketing plan
Elective
12
BSBMGT621
Design and manage the enterprise quality management system
Elective

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