In a nutshell
Think you can’t pursue the business management career you want without multiple years of study? Think again! With the Diploma of Applied Business (Management Major) from La Trobe University, you’ll have a solid qualification to add to your resume after just one year of full-time study.
The Diploma of Applied Business (Management Major) is a flexible online course that provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to begin your management career. Whether you’re already working in the business world and want to take on a management role, or you’re looking to pursue a new career altogether, this course is for you.
You’ll learn all about good management practices, from how to create a high-performing team to ways you can successfully manage interpersonal challenges. You’ll also cover all the business basics like accounting, finance, marketing and business sustainability.
Through La Trobe’s nested degree program, you’ll enrol in the Bachelor of Applied Business (Management Major) course but will be able to exit with a Diploma qualification after successfully completing one year of full-time study. So what are you waiting for? Get started today!
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Completion of Year 12, with a score in English of at least 25; OR
- An equivalent academic level achievement; OR
- Two years of work experience after leaving school; AND
- All students are required to undergo the online Didasko Pre-enrolment Assessment and achieve a pass mark of 60%.
In this business course, the subjects you may study include:
- Office Professional
- Sustainability Practices
- Business Fundamentals
- Accounting and Finance Fundamentals
- Marketing: Stand and Deliver
- Working With Others
- Foundations of Management
- Information Technology Fundamentals
- Quality Customer Service
- Project Management
- Advertising in a Digital Age
- Workplace Diversity
Why La Trobe University?
Learn with one of Australia’s pioneers in education, La Trobe University and trust over 50 years of experience!
Graduate with an applied degree in IT and join over 35,000 students who have been taught by some of the best, or opt to undertake an applied degree in business and gain a variety of new skills that you can apply just about anywhere.
Whatever you study, La Trobe are committed to offering students an engaging, flexible and practical learning experience with their 100% online curriculum. This means you can enjoy the ease of studying at a time and place that’s convenient for you.
As La Trobe’s motto would say, “whoever seeks shall find”, so discovering a new career can be just a click away.
Studying with La Trobe means you’ll have access to support staff and academic teams who will not only guide you through your studies, but also help you get job-ready.
You’ve got the qualification, now what? Their Career Support Centre will help you conquer your career goals and land your dream job... they’ll even help you prepare a standout CV and cover letter!