BSB80120 – Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning)

Course Overview

The BSB80120 – Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning) equips graduates with specialised knowledge and skills in the field of organisational learning and capability development. 

Throughout the course, students integrate various sources of data with their own professional experience to generate and evaluate complex ideas. 

They also initiate, design and execute major learning and development functions within an organisation. As managers, students in the course are accountable for the productivity and performance of staff they are responsible for. This qualification may apply to leaders and managers in organisations where learning is used to build organisational capability.

Entry Requirements
Core Units
Elective Units
Intake Dates

Entry requirements

International students entering this course at Collins Academy must meet the following entry requirements:


Age requirements

Students must be a minimum age of 18 years or above at the time of course commencement.


Academic Requirements

To enter this qualification, applicants should have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or an international secondary school year which is equivalent to Australian Year 12) with satisfactory results.


English Language Requirements

Applicants must provide evidence of completion of the International English Language Testing system (IELTS Test), either Academic (A) or General (G) band 6 overall, or its equivalent completed within 2 years from the application date.

  • The completion of IELTS Academic or General band 5.5 and 10 weeks of ELICOS
  • The completion of IELTS Academic or General band 5.0 and 20 weeks of ELICOS


International students who can prove one of the following criteria are not required to demonstrate their English entry requirements as listed above:

  • A minimum five (5) years of study in English in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Britain, America, South Africa or Ireland.
  • Being a citizen of, and a passport issued by the United Kingdom, United States of America, Canada, New Zealand or the Republic of Ireland.
  • Completed in Australia (within the past 2 years) in English a substantial component (at least 70%) of a qualification at AQF level 4 or higher.
  • Successfully completed in Australia (within the past 2 years) the Senior Secondary Certificate of Education in English.
  • Completed an ELICOS program from a CRICOS institution and achieved an upper intermediate English level or equivalent within 2 years from the application date or its equivalent.


DHA requirements:

Applicants must also provide documentation according to Department of Home Affair requirements. For further information on student visa assessment level and documentation, visit Department of Home Affairs’ website at:


Pre-training review

All international learners will undertake a pre-training review to determine suitability for the course and student needs. The aim of the review is to identify their training needs through questions on previous education or training, relevance of the course to applicant, relevant experience and interview conducted by Collins Academy enrolment officer. Interview will also aim to identify any support needs and possible RPL opportunities.

Through pre-training review learner will demonstrate that they have necessary skills to successfully complete the course.


Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment

All students will be required to complete an LLN assessment prior to the commencement of the course. – it is a diagnostic process to identify if a prospective student requires LLN support during study.


Hardware/Software requirements

Collins Academy will provide access to computers/laptops during classroom hours, however for students to work on assessments, tasks, and self-study, all learners are expected to have access to a laptop or computer with Windows operating system and Microsoft Office software applications, like Microsoft Word at their own cost. 

Note: some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.


Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Furthermore, students will be required to provide Collins Academy with their Unique Student Identifier (USI) number when they enrol. USI is a 10-character code made up of numbers and letters issued by the Australian Government to uniquely identify students who have undertaken or are training in Australia. USI keeps student’s nationally recognised training records from all providers including completed training units and qualifications in one place, ensuring that the records are not lost.

Core Units

6 Units
Unit Code
Unit Title
Communicate with influence
Develop critical thinking in others
Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
Manage business operational plans
Develop and use emotional intelligence
Manage team effectiveness

Elective units

6 Units
Unit Code
Unit Title
Manage budgets and financial plans​
Manage people performance​
Manage business risk​
Facilitate continuous improvement​
Manage meetings​
Ensure a safe workplace for a work area​

Intake Dates 2024

08th January

12nd February

08th April

13th May

08th July

12nd August

07th October

11th November

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Qualification Pathways

After successfully completing BSB80120 Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning), students may apply for:

  • Master of Accounting
  • Master of Business (HRM)
  • Master of Business (Marketing)
  • Master of Economists
  • Master of Finance

*Note: Individual students who are seeking to continue their study at university should contact the prospective university upon completion of the course for any credit transfer arrangements.

Why study this course?

Global Business Perspective​
In today's interconnected and globalised business world, having a broad understanding of international markets and business practices is essential. The Graduate Diploma of Management includes coursework that addresses global business issues, cross-cultural management, and international strategy.​
Broad Skill Set Development​
This course covers a wide range of business-related subjects, including strategic management, organisational behaviour, finance, marketing, and operations. This comprehensive approach ensures that you develop a broad skill set that is valuable across various industries and sectors.​
Entrepreneurial Opportunities​
If you have aspirations of starting your own business or becoming an entrepreneur, the Graduate Diploma of Management can be a valuable asset.​
Job Roles

Although it does not guarantee an employment outcome, completion of this qualification could lead to employment as:

  • Department Manager
  • Staff Development Manager
  • General Manager
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • RTO Manager
  • RTO Director
I highly recommend the Graduate Diploma of Management at Collins Academy to anyone seeking a comprehensive and practical education in management. It has undoubtedly played a pivotal role in preparing me for the dynamic and competitive field of business management.
Khristopher Vicente
Graduate Diploma of Management

Course Information

Cricos Code:
52 weeks
Tuition Fee:
$14,000 AUD
Enrolment Fee:
$250 AUD
Material Fee:
$0 AUD

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