In a nutshell
Experienced in business, but don’t have a business qualification? Enhance your skillset or take the next step towards your Master of Business Administration with the Diploma of Business Administration at Kaplan Business School.
Designed with a strong understanding of contemporary business challenges in mind, this course equips you with the broad base of skills required to succeed in the modern economy. You’ll study sophisticated aspects of high-level management, including dynamic strategising and disruptive innovation, emotional intelligence and diversity, business psychology, operations management and strategic decision-making, and build on your existing management toolkit to enhance your current work.
After graduation, you may choose to undertake further study and pursue a master’s degree – leveraging your existing skills and complementing this rewarding diploma course.
What you’ll need
To be eligible for entry into this course, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Qualify for mature age entry (ages 21 and above); OR
- Have achieved a minimum ATAR score of 55, or equivalent; OR
- Have completed the VCE, OP or SACE; OR
- Provide an academic letter of recommendation
Kaplan Business School also offers a range of alternative entry pathways if you don’t meet these criteria. Enquire now to chat with a course advisor!
In this business administration course, the subjects you may study include:
- Dynamic strategy and disruptive innovation
- Emotional intelligence, cultural intelligence and diversity
- Operations management and decision-making models
- Data analysis, problem-solving and digital operations
- Business psychology, coaching and mentoring
- Thinking styles, negotiation and conflict management
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) if your previous education or work experience meet certain criteria.
Why Kaplan Business School?
Kaplan Business School provides holistic business education that equips students with the knowledge, skills and tools required to manage, lead, and succeed in a real work environment.
Kaplan Business School’s qualifications are delivered through a unique blend of practical and theoretical components. Here, students are required to complete assessments that reflect global industry practices.
Kaplan Business School offers academic internships and work placements through an extensive network of partner companies. Each campus has an on-site Careers Officer who helps to place students based on their industry needs.
Kaplan Business School supports its students at every stage of the educational journey, and offers personalised, student-driven programs. This includes the unique Career Mentorship Program, which pairs Kaplan students with industry leaders. This gives students the opportunity to build their professional networks and gain valuable industry insights.
Kaplan Business School help their students achieve career success with Careers Central, their on-campus careers services team. Careers Central services include an industry placement service, which enables students to put theory into practice. Search for the perfect job using Career Hub, Kaplan’s online job board. Kaplan students get support in achieving their career goals with 1-on-1 careers coaching.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations: