Diploma of Hospitality Management (SIT50416)

Australian Careers Education

Course details

CRICOS course code: 091066F

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


This qualification reflects the role of highly skilled senior operators who use a broad range of hospitality skills combined with managerial skills and sound knowledge of industry to coordinate hospitality operations. They operate independently, have responsibility for others and make a range of operational business decisions.

Training Pathway

A possible training pathway for a student completing this qualification could be the following:

SIT60316 Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

The above listed qualifications represent a logical pathway regardless of whether ACE offers the qualifications.

Employment Pathway

This qualification provides a pathway to work in any hospitality industry sector as a departmental or small business manager. The diversity of employers includes restaurants, hotels, motels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops. This qualification allows for multiskilling and for specialisation in accommodation services, cookery, food and beverage and gaming.

Possible job titles include:

banquet or function manager
chef de cuisine
chef patissier
executive housekeeper
front office manager
gaming manager
kitchen manager
motel manager
restaurant manager
sous chef
unit manager (catering operations)

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
Tuition Fees: 20,000; Fees (incl. enrolment, tuition and non-tuition fees) Monthly 74 weeks
Full time
Donald Street Campus
Aurora Building
149-151 Donald Street
Melbourne Victoria 3057

Entry criteria

Applicants must be 18 years of age at the commencement of their course, as evidenced by their Passport (copy of passport must be provided).

Students must have satisfactorily completed a minimum of year 12 or equivalent; OR completed studies equivalent to an Australian Year 12 qualification from an English language speaking country.

English Proficiency

Current IELTS Academic 5.5; OR
Current TOEFL IBT score of 46; OR
Current PTE Academic score of 42; OR
General English Certificate (Upper Intermediate Level); OR
English for Academic Purpose Certificate


Australian Careers Education
Victoria Street Campus
347-351 Victoria Street
Melbourne Victoria 3056
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