Australia

Diploma of Business

This program will replace the Diploma of Commerce.

‭Prepare to enter the business landscape of tomorrow

Develop the skills you need to be successful in your studies and the ever-evolving business sector with Flinders International Study Centre (ISC).

Flinders ISC Diploma of Business

‭The Diploma of Business, provided by Flinders International Study Centre (ISC), is an advanced program of academic preparation that provides up to 12 months of credit towards selected Business Bachelor degrees.

Receive credits towards the following undergraduate degrees:

Diploma of Business - 8 months or 12 months

Course Credit granted - units* Bachelor degree entry upon successful completion of Diploma Bachelor degree start - S1 (March) / S2 (July) Years at Flinders University to complete Bachelor Degree
Bachelor of Accounting 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Banking and Finance 36 2nd year
S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Business 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Business (Innovation and Enterprise)
36 2nd year S1 / S2
2
Bachelor of Business (International Business) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Business (Management) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Business (Marketing) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Business (Sports Management) 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Business (Supply Chain Management) 36 2nd year S1 / S2
2
Bachelor of Business Economics 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Finance 36 2nd year S1 / S2 2
Bachelor of Finance and Business Economics 27 1st year with credit S1 / S2 2.5
Bachelor of Accounting and Finance 22.5 1st year with credit S1 / S2 2.5

* Credit granted: Single topic (subject) = 4.5 units. One year of full time study = 36 units.

‭‭Program structure

‭Durations

3 trimesters (14 weeks each) over 12 months, or 2 trimesters (14 weeks each) over 8 months*

Holidays

You will have a scheduled holiday break of at least 2 weeks between trimesters.

Units studied:

For 3 trimester program: 8 units plus English Communications 1
For 2 trimester program: 8 units per program

12 month program for students with an IELTS of 5.5 with no band below 5.0

Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
English Communication 1 Accounting Principles Introduction to Marketing
Business Communication Microeconomics Organisational Behaviour
Business Information Systems Quantitative Methods Principles of Management

8 month program for students with an IELTS of 6.0 or above, with no band below 5.5

Trimester 1 Trimester 2
Business Communication Accounting Principles
Business Information Systems Introduction to Marketing
Microeconomics Organisational Behaviour
Quantitative Methods Principles of Management

Mode of study

Full-time, face-to-face delivery.

Compulsory online and/or work-based training, placements, other community-based learning, collaborative research training arrangements

Not applicable

Assessment

Your progress and development will be assessed regularly throughout the course. Assessment is a combination of coursework, which includes class tests, essays, presentations and projects as well as a final examination.

Award

On completion, a Diploma of Business will be issued by Study Group Australia Pty Limited.

Key dates

  • Find out about the Key dates for the Diploma of Business.

Entry requirements

Fees


*The 8 month program is only available to students with an IELTS of 6.0 or above, no band below 5.5. **This course has now been replaced by the Diploma of Business.


Course name: Diploma of Business. CRICOS Course Code: 097408G.
Provider: Study Group Australia Pty Limited. CRICOS Provider Code: 01682E.

"I decided to study at Flinders International Study Centre to help develop my study skills, English language and academic understanding. It is particularly helpful as an international student to help prepare us to tackle the situation when we go to university."

Seema from Nepal - studied Diploma of Commerce**

Flinders ISC student Seema from Nepal

Study Group Australia Pty Limited trading as Flinders International Study Centre delivers its own pathways courses leading to undergraduate studies at Flinders University. Study Group Australia Pty Limited trading as Flinders International Study Centre is also a third party delivering pre-masters courses on behalf of Flinders University.

Provider: Study Group Australia Pty Limited trading as Flinders International Study Centre.

CRICOS provider code: 01682E. ABN: 88 070 919 327