Diploma of Leadership and Management

COURSE OVERVIEW

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

Individuals at this level display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements.

They plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

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 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 could be used to lead into the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

COURSE CODE: BSB51915 CRICOS Code: 093419C

Course Structure

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

UNIT NO.

UNIT CODE

UNIT NAME

CORE OR ELECTIVE

1
BSBLDR501
Develop and use emotional intelligence
Core
2
BSBMGT517
Manage operational plan
Core
3
BSBLDR502
Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
Core
4
BSBWOR502
Lead and manage team effectiveness
Core
5
BSBMKG512
Forecast international market and business needs
Elective
6
BSBINN502
Build and sustain an innovative work environment
Elective
7
BSBHRM513
Manage workforce planning
Elective
8
BSBEBU501
Investigate and design e-business solutions
Elective
9
BSBLDR503
Communicate with influence
Elective
10
BSBMGT516
Facilitate continuous improvement
Elective
11
BSBMGT520
Plan and Manage the flexible workforce
Elective
12
BSBLED501
Develop a workplace learning environment
Elective

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