Diploma of Business Administration

Want to make your mark in the business world? The Estrada College Diploma of Business Administration will prepare you for a career in business management. You’ll learn the ins and outs of management, strategy, marketing, business law, HR and finance. It’ll provide you with a broad knowledge base so you can stay flexible and respond to the job market.

Whilst developing your knowledge and skills in business practices, you’ll also build on your social and personal development. When you graduate, you’ll be ready to contribute to any organisation.

Our program is practical and relevant. Your knowledge and skills will be developed by experienced professionals.


The Diploma of Business Administration prepares you for a management career in any business sector, and any type of organisation – private, government or not-for-profit. You’re flexible skill and knowledge base will prepare you to excel in any workplace setting. 


Learn internally, online or any blend. Our programs are designed to fit around your needs. Study entirely online (anywhere) or come into our campuses in Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Sydney, Port Macquarie, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.


Reduced Upfront  or Monthly Payment Plan  via Credit Card or Direct Debit.

Reduced Upfront Monthly Payment Plan
$4,000 $395 x 12 months


Our Diploma of Business Administration (BSB50415) is structured around 4 Units of Study each with a duration of 12 weeks.


Up to 12 months

Course Outline (code: BSB50415)

Unit of Study Unit of Competencies included in the Unit of Study
DBA1A BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development
BSBADM504 Plan and implement administrative systems
DBA2A BSBADM502# Manage meetings
BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
DBA3A BSBADM503 Plan and manage conferences
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
DBA4A BSBCUS501# Manage quality customer service
BSBMGT502# Manage people performance

Units marked with a # require the practical demonstration of skills in a real or simulated work environment. A variety of options are available to complete practical assessments including through private one-on-one or small group assessment (in person or via Skype), submitting a video recording, or in your own workplace.


To gain entry into this course, you need to have:

  • If under 21-years of age: completed Year 12, or have a minimum qualification level of Certificate III; or
  • If over 21-years of age: either meet the aforementioned requirements or be able to demonstrate sufficient life experience (work or study).

Fees, Dates and Policies

Estrada College is committed to providing transparent and fair policies for students. Details of relevant fees, dates and policies for this course are available here.

Important Notes:

  1. All Nationally Recognised Training Programs are subject to regular industry review and modification from time to time. The information included in this Course Outline is indicative of the final curriculum but may not necessarily contain all units necessary for completion of the qualification. In the event of any changes or expansions to the course, you will have the opportunity to complete your current course, or to transition to the new course. Please refer to the Teachout of Courses policy in the Student Handbook.
  2. Please contact your Student Support Centre if you have any questions about the requirements to complete your course.
  3. You need to adhere to the due dates shown for each unit to ensure you complete your course within the appropriate timeframe. If you are having difficulty meeting the timeframes, please contact your Student Support Centre to discuss your options.
  4. A summary of the Employability Skills developed through this qualification can be downloaded from www.training.gov.au.
  5. An Assessment Book is completed for each topic and 3 practicals are completed as part of this course.
  6. Progress through your course is achieved by completing each unit’s assessment book, 3 progressive practicals (by seminar, video or private assessment), and a work placement. Please contact your Student Support Centre if you have any questions about the requirements to complete your course.


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