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BSB40215 - Certificate IV in Business

Overview

At a glance

This qualification is suited to those working as administrators and project officers. In this role, individuals use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others. You will learn a range of skills, including how to develop work priorities, organise meetings, maintain work health and safety, co-ordinate basic resources and use complex word processing and spreadsheet skills. This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

Study Mode Online
Units/Credits 10 units
Availability Online
Duration12 months full-time or 18 months part-time
Intake Dates There are eleven course intakes, available monthly from February to December.
Full course cost$3,360.00 (2018)
$3,570.00 (2019)

Domestic availability is by online study only. International availability is at CQUniversity Mackay, City only. CRICOS Code 083367D

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date. 2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed. 3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Office Administrator, Executive Personal Assistant, Office Supervisor, Project Officer, Team Leader.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements, however, it is advised that students enrolling into this course should be able to carry out and evaluate own work and/or the work of a team, use technology to create business documents such as correspondence, plans and reports using sound literacy/numeracy skills.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Is what I already know taken into account?

Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested.

Structure and assessment

Units

Course Structure - Online

Core units

  • Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements(BSBWHS401)

Elective units

  • Develop work priorities(BSBWOR404)
  • Organise meetings(BSBADM405)
  • Promote innovation in a team environment(BSBINN301)
  • Design and develop complex text documents(BSBITU401)
  • Develop and use complex spreadsheets(BSBITU402)
  • Analyse and present research information(BSBRES411)
  • Write complex documents(BSBWRT401)
  • Promote products and services(BSBMKG413)
  • Undertake marketing activities(BSBMKG414)

Study Sequence

To view more information about these units, as well as the suggested study plan, please visit the handbook.

Availabilities

Online

This course is available online with teaching support available through email and telephone. Individual Zoom sessions can be arranged by appointment. Online students require self-motivation and must have 4 - 6 hours per week available for study. 

Timing

There are eleven course intakes, available monthly from February to December.

Duration and Dates

12 months full-time or 18 months part-time

Fees and scholarships

Fees

Full course cost: $3360.00 (2018), $3570.00 (2019)

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.

The Queensland Government determines the schedule set by CQUniversity. Additional fees may be charged for printed materials, protective clothing and tools etc. A full copy of all regulations associated with VET fees can be accessed from the Queensland Government Legislation website.

All fees must be paid to finalise enrolment or a payment arrangement entered into. You will be liable for all payments, even if you discontinue enrolment, subject to the Refund Policy. Debt recovery action will be taken to recover outstanding fees. Please select from the following:

  • VET Student Loans
    VET Student Loans will commence from 1 January 2017 and is an interest free Australian Government income contingency loan that assists eligible full fee paying students to pay their Tuition Fees.
  • VET Government funded programs
    The cost of these programs is based on a student contribution fee. A concession may be available in some situations. Additional resource/material costs will vary from program to program.
  • VET fee-for-service programs (full fee paying)
    These are competitively priced full-fee paying programs which do not attract concessions.

Price lists

Scholarships

Please refer to the scholarship pages for more information.

How to Apply

Applying

You’ve made an excellent choice. Now that you have decided to train or study at CQUniversity, the next step is to apply, and we’re here to assist you every step of the way.

Before you apply, you will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t have a USI, creating one is quick and easy. Simply visit usi.gov.au to create one.

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