BSB51918 Diploma of Leadership and Management

Melbourne Education Institute

Course details

CRICOS course code: 098926K

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


The target market for this course is international students who possess an appropriate visa and wish to undertake this course in order to access employment as a junior manager with responsibility for individual’s and/ or organizational outputs or further study opportunities.

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.

Course delivery

The following techniques are employed during face to face delivery depending on the subject matter: trainer presentations and demonstrations, PowerPoint presentations, individual tasks, case studies, research, role plays, practical demonstrations, and group work.

During independent study time, students will be provided with text books to develop knowledge and understanding. This includes a mixture of theoretical information and tasks. Text books include sufficient information for the students to learn the topic, undertake practice activities and complete tasks. Students will also be directed to undertake research tasks and access reference materials. Students will be supported by their trainers outside of class contact time.

Students may be provided opportunities for formative assessment during delivery. Trainers provide feedback to students on areas for improvements to facilitate the development of appropriate knowledge and skills and prepare them for summative assessment.

Training Pathway

Students who successfully complete this course may progress onto other leadership and/ or management courses at Advanced Diploma level in a wide variety of specializations.

Employment Pathway

Successful completion of this qualification may provide career opportunities in roles where the incumbent is responsible for supervising team members and the team’s output. The role may be in a wide variety of industries and are not limited to.

· Office Manager/Business Manager

· Legal Practice Manager

· Information Services Manager

· Operations Manager

· Business Development Manager

· Warehouse Manager

· Public Sector Manager

· Production Manager

· Transport Manager

· Distribution Centre Manager


On successful completion of this course, students will receive a BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management and a Record of results. A Statement of attainment will be provided to students to indicate the units they have successfully completed if they do not successfully complete all units in the course.

Course structure

In order to achieve the BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management students must satisfactorily complete the following units of competency:

Core Units

  • BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence

  • BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan

  • BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships

  • BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness

Elective Units

  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development

  • BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace

  • BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
12,000 Per Year
Read moreThis fee is also include textbooks. Application fee: 250
To suit the client/individual Full time
Read moreOver 52 weeks including holidays
Melbourne Education Institute
Melbourne Campus
level 1, 310 King Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Melbourne Education Institute (MEI) has admission requirements as follows:

Students must be at least 18 years of age at the time of their course commencement at the college.

Students applying for this course will need to provide evidence of satisfactory completion of Australian Year 12 (or equivalent) or Diploma or higher.

Either a minimum IELTS test score of 5.5 or equivalent for direct entry into a VET course or IELTS score of 4.5 or equivalent with an ELICOS (20 weeks) or IELTS score of 5.0 or equivalent with an ELICOS (10 weeks) to be taken before the main VET course. ELICOS must be at least at General English Upper Intermediate or English for Academic Purposes Upper Intermediate level.


Evidence that, within two years of their application date, they have successfully completed at least 2 years of qualification in Australia leading to AQF level 6 Advanced Diploma qualification or higher.


Melbourne Education Institute
Melbourne Campus
level 1, 310 King Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
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