BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management

The Imperial College of Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 104181C

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


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 judgment 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.


On successful completion of this course the student would be awarded BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management which is nationally recognised qualification. This could help student gain entry into career paths or higher education in Business stream.


Assessment processes cover a broad range of skills and knowledge needed to demonstrate competency and will integrate knowledge and skills with their practical application. All Assessments of units of competence will be conducted according to the assessment guidelines and competency standards of the official Training Package for this qualification.

Students will be required to perform in a range of areas including and not limited to: Short Answer Test, Case Study, Presentation, Practical Demonstration, Computer based activities and Written Examinations etc.

Skill Recognition

Students may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) by providing evidence that they have the required skills and knowledge in the specific areas of competency through work /industry experience and/or completed eligible assessments in an equivalent or higher qualification.

Appropriate credit transfer may be granted to eligible students against each unit of competency on evidence to successful completion of the same unit in an equivalent or higher nationally endorsed qualification.

Students with credit transfers will finish the course in a shorter duration and are advised to consult appropriate authorities/bodies for applicable criteria if they are planning further study or stay in Australia.

Education Pathways

Pathways from the qualification include BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or other Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Career Opportunities

Diploma of Management qualification reflects the role of individuals who are engaged to manage the work of others or to add value to or review management practices. Their role may be in any industry or organisational setting. Typically people in these roles will have considerable experience in their respective industries or vocational areas and combine an informed perspective of specific work requirements with their managerial approaches.

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. A possible job title relevant to this qualification is: Manager.

Course Units

In order to attain BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management qualification students are required to complete 12 units of competency consisting six (6) core and six (6) elective units.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
8,000 Per Year
Read moreAdmission Fee: 250; Resources: 500 (including course material)
01 Aug 2022
05 Sep 2022
03 Oct 2022
52 weeks
Read moreOver a 52 week period

Full time
The Imperial College of Australia
212 Hoddle Street
Melbourne Victoria 3067

Entry criteria

Age Requirements: For international students Imperial has a requirement that all students must be over 18 years of age at the commencement of course. In relation to this qualification it would be quite unexpected for any student local or international to be under 18 years of age.

English Language: IELTS (Academic Module) - Overall band score of 5.5; TOEFL (Internet based) - 46; PTE Academic English - 42.


The Imperial College of Australia
212 Hoddle Street
Melbourne Victoria 3067
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