Diploma of Business Studies - CL87

CQUniversity Australia

Course details

CRICOS course code: 084541J

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


The Diploma of Business Studies consists of eight units including seven core units of study and one elective unit which provides you with foundation skills to either undertake further study in a business-related bachelor degree or enter into employment.


There are no limitations to where a business degree can take you. Graduates choose from a broad spectrum of occupations including administration officer/manager, economics advisor, quality manager, accountant, human resources manager, marketing manager, logistics manager, purchasing and materials manager – just to name a few. A business career offers diverse employment opportunities and the ability to advance from an entry-level position to supervisor, manager, consultant or senior executive within business, government or non-profit organisations in the industry of your choice.

If you have already completed study relevant to the course you have enrolled in, you may be eligible for credit transfer.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
33,360 Per Year
Read moreTerm fee: 16,680
11 Jul 2022
07 Nov 2022
06 Mar 2023
1 year
Full time
Melbourne Campus
120 Spencer Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent; or completion of AQF Certificate IV or equivalent.

English language proficiency

An International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic) overall band score of at least 6.0 overall with a minimum 5.5 in each subset; or

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - Requires 550 or better overall and minimum TWE score of 4.5 (Paper Based Test), or 75 or better overall and no score less than 17 (Internet Based Test); or

Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) - Requires an overall score of 54 with no sub-score less than 46; or

An Occupational English Test with Grades A or B only in each of the four components; or

Cambridge Certificate in advanced English (CAE) - Score of 180 or above; or

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English - Score of 200 or above; or

Combined Universities Language Test (CULT) - 70% with no individual component score of less than 15.


Rockhampton City Campus
114-190 Canning Street
Rockhampton Queensland 4700
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